Posts With Keyword ‘Weather’

Severe Weather Stalled by Cool Weather

Posted: Wednesday, March 27th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Our location in the country, and the world, plays a big factor in what kind of weather we see.

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Effects of Winter Storm Still Linger

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 8:50 am

The winter weather Wednesday led to multiple mishaps on area roads the past few days.

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Cold Weather Returns

Posted: Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013 at 6:23 am

Snow and bitterly cold temperatures are back to southeast Iowa.

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Warm Weather Leads to Unsafe Ice

Posted: Saturday, January 19th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Melting ice during warm periods we’ve been experiencing may mean most is unsuitable for fishing on.

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2012 Weather Summary Shows Warm, Dry Weather

Posted: Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013 at 6:25 am

It may confirm what you already knew about the weather last year: the weather data from the past year shows drier and slightly warmer-than-usual weather.

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Winter Weather Avoids Washington County

Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2012 at 6:23 am

In theory, you might have been able to see a snowflake or two on Sunday, but most of the snow fell far to the north of Washington County.

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Winter Weather Could Begin this Weekend

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 6:23 am

After a mostly calm and mild fall in southeast Iowa, this weekend could prove to be the first dose of winter weather.

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Crop and Weather Report

Posted: Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Crop and Weather report for last week has been released and with the help of dry and warmer weather, Iowa saw widespread planting of corn and soybeans.

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Dangerous Conditions for Open Burns

Posted: Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The ISU Extension has issued a warning for those planning an open burn on their property. The light snowfall in the winter, combined with warm temperatures and dry winds, means burns could get out of control. The extension gave some tips on controlling open burns when the weather is favorable.

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Ice Fishing Safety

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 6:22 am

We are well into what should be the Ice Fishing season, but with wildly fluctuating temperatures, many lakes and ponds in the area are unsafe to fish. Chad Dolan, Fisheries Biologist at Lake Darling State Park, gave us some tips on how to stay safe when you’re out on the ice.

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Late-Season Round of Severe Thunderstorms Possible Today

Posted: Friday, August 12th, 2011 at 6:29 am

The National Weather Service has issued a slight risk of Severe Thunderstorms for all of Southeast Iowa this afternoon and evening.

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Mild Weather Expected this Week

Posted: Monday, March 15th, 2010 at 6:42 am

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Rapid snow melt and rain last week has many Iowans concerned about flooding. State Climatologist Harry Hillaker says this week’s forecast should help alleviate some of those worries.

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2009: a Wet Cold Year

Posted: Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 at 7:02 am

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2009 was a wet year. State Climatologist Harry Hillaker says

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