Partial Solar Eclipse from Iowa

October 23, 2014
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24 Hour Rain Totals

October 23, 2014

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7 AM Wednesday to 7 AM Thursday

*It is still raining in many location after 7 AM Thursday. Twenty-four hour rain totals will be posted again tomorrow.*

Location County 24-Hr
Waterloo Black Hawk 0.17
Dubuque Dubuque 0.00
Cedar Rapids Linn 0.00
Iowa City Johnson 0.00
IOWA FALLS, IA Hardin 0.70
BELLE PLAINE, IA Benton 0.05
VINTON, IA Benton 0.03
Waterloo 1.8 SSE Black Hawk 0.38
Waterloo 3.0 NNW Black Hawk 0.18
TRIPOLI, IA Bremer 0.20
STANLEY 4 W, IA Buchanan 0.02
Quasqueton 1.8 S Buchanan 0.04
Walker 3.5 NE Buchanan T
KESLEY 3 NNE, IA Butler 0.34
IONIA 2W, IA Chickasaw 0.40
NEW HAMPTON, IA Chickasaw 0.12
New Hampton 0.4 SW Chickasaw 0.24
VOLGA 1NE, IA Clayton 0.01
ELKADER 6SSW, IA Clayton T
MANCHESTER NO. 2, IA Delaware T
FAYETTE, IA Fayette 0.08
Waucoma 3.2 S Fayette 0.21
COLWELL, IA Floyd 0.24
CHARLES CITY, IA Floyd 0.24
HAMPTON, IA Franklin 0.13
Latimer 1.9 NE Franklin 0.44
CONRAD, IA Grundy 0.22
GRUNDY CENTER, IA Grundy 0.18
CRESCO 1NE, IA Howard 0.16
ELMA, IA Howard 0.15
MARENGO, IA Iowa T
Marengo 2.6 SSW Iowa T
NEWTON, IA Jasper T
Robins 0.4 SSE Linn 0.01
Central City 6.7 W Linn T
OSKALOOSA, IA Mahaska T
MARSHALLTOWN, IA Marshall 0.04
Marshalltown 1.7 NW Marshall 0.04
Marshalltown 1.4 ENE Marshall 0.04
OSAGE , IA Mitchell 0.28
ST ANSGAR, IA Mitchell T
GRINNELL 3 SW, IA Poweshiek 0.22
GILMAN, IA Poweshiek 0.05
CLUTIER, IA Tama 0.13
TOLEDO 3 N, IA Tama 0.07
Ottumwa 4.3 S Wapello 0.05
CALMAR, IA Winneshiek 0.18
Decorah 7.9 ENE Winneshiek 0.26
Decorah 0.8 SW Winneshiek 0.24
Fort Atkinson 0.2 SE Winneshiek 0.22
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Partial Solar Eclipse Thursday Evening

October 21, 2014

The two links below have more information about the partial solar eclipse.

NASA link

EarthSky.org

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24 Hour Rain Totals

October 15, 2014

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7 AM Tuesday to 7 AM Wednesday

Location County Rain
Waterloo Black Hawk 0.55
Dubuque Dubuque 0.60
Cedar Rapids Linn 0.44
Iowa City Johnson 0.50
Ainsworth 7.4 N Washington 1.05
Amana 4.7 W Iowa 0.54
Anamosa 3SSW, IA Jones 0.32
BELLE PLAINE, IA Benton 0.15
CASCADE, IA Dubuque 0.11
Cedar Falls 1.4 SSE Black Hawk 0.48
Cedar Rapids 2.0 ENE Linn 0.62
Cedar Rapids 3.4 NW Linn 0.76
Center Junction 2.6 W Jones 0.23
Central City 6.7 W Linn 0.58
Central City, IA Linn 0.45
CHARLES CITY, IA Floyd 0.11
CLUTIER, IA Tama 0.27
COGGON, IA Linn 0.41
COLWELL, IA Floyd 0.07
CONRAD, IA Grundy 0.11
Coralville 1.8 NW Johnson 0.48
CRESCO 1NE, IA Howard 0.29
Decorah 0.8 SW Winneshiek 0.31
Decorah 7.9 ENE Winneshiek 0.39
Dubuque #3, IA Dubuque 0.55
Dubuque L&D 11, IA Dubuque 0.20
ELKADER 6SSW, IA Clayton 0.60
ELMA, IA Howard 0.20
Ely 0.5 SE Linn 0.46
FAYETTE, IA Fayette 0.32
Fort Atkinson 0.2 SE Winneshiek 1.89
FULTON, IA Jackson 0.13
GRUNDY CENTER, IA Grundy 0.15
GUTTENBERG L & D 10, IA Clayton 0.36
HAMPTON, IA Franklin 0.05
IONIA 2W, IA Chickasaw 0.21
IOWA CITY, IA Johnson 0.65
IOWA FALLS, IA Hardin 0.02
KESLEY 3 NNE, IA Butler 0.04
LADORA, IA Iowa 0.39
Latimer 1.9 NE Franklin 0.02
LOWDEN, IA Cedar 0.71
MANCHESTER NO. 2, IA Delaware 0.34
MAQUOKETA 4 W, IA Jackson 0.26
Marengo 2.6 SSW Iowa 0.30
MARENGO, IA Iowa 0.35
Marion 1.2 NE Linn 0.58
Monona WWTP, IA Clayton 0.58
Monticello, IA Jones 0.16
NASHUA 2SW, IA Floyd 0.21
New Hampton 0.4 SW Chickasaw 0.36
NEW HAMPTON, IA Chickasaw 0.30
NORTH ENGLISH, IA Iowa 0.40
North Liberty 1.0 ENE Johnson 0.57
OELWEIN 1E, IA Fayette 0.24
POSTVILLE, IA Allamakee 0.40
Quasqueton 1.8 S Buchanan 0.44
STANLEY 4 W, IA Buchanan 0.21
STRAWBERRY POINT, IA Clayton 0.73
SWISHER, IA Johnson 0.50
TOLEDO 3 N, IA Tama 0.22
TRAER, IA Tama 0.30
TRIPOLI, IA Bremer 0.53
VINTON, IA Benton 0.34
VOLGA 1NE, IA Clayton 0.73
Walker 3.5 NE Buchanan 0.47
WASHINGTON, IA Washington 0.45
Waterloo 1.8 SSE Black Hawk 0.70
Waterloo 3.0 NNW Black Hawk 0.79
Waucoma 3.2 S Fayette 0.18
Waverly 1.0 NNW Bremer 0.31
WILLIAMSBURG 3 SE, IA Iowa 0.52
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12:20 PM Weather Update

October 15, 2014

A slow moving storm system is moving east to allow part of eastern Iowa to see sunshine. If you draw a line from Decorah to Cedar Rapids, the area east of that line is cloudy and area west of it is sunny. The clouds will clear all of eastern Iowa this evening.

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You can see the International Space Station this evening at 7:31 for 4 minutes. It will track from the NW to NE.

 

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Daily Rainfall Records

October 14, 2014

On Monday, October. 13, a few daily rainfall records were broken in Iowa.

1.53″ at Waterloo was set…previous record was 1.15″ in 1956

1.56″ at Dubuque was set…previous record was 1.37″ in 1886.

1.78″ at Ottumwa was set…previous record was 1.47″ in 2012

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24 Hour Rain Totals

October 14, 2014

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7 AM Monday to 7 AM Tuesday

Location County Rain
Waterloo Black Hawk 1.89
Dubuque Dubuque 1.69
Cedar Rapids Linn 1.76
Iowa City Johnson 1.73
Ainsworth 7.4 N Washington 1.62
ALLISON, IA Butler 1.10
Amana 4.7 W Iowa 2.50
Anamosa 0.3 NNE Jones 2.20
Anamosa 3SSW, IA Jones 2.61
BELLE PLAINE, IA Benton 1.32
CASCADE, IA Dubuque 2.92
Cedar Falls 1.4 SSE Black Hawk 2.09
Cedar Rapids 2.0 ENE Linn 1.98
Cedar Rapids 3.4 NW Linn 1.94
Center Junction 2.6 W Jones 2.50
Central City 6.7 W Linn 1.98
Central City, IA Linn 2.30
CHARLES CITY, IA Floyd 0.77
CLUTIER, IA Tama 1.98
COGGON, IA Linn 1.88
COLWELL, IA Floyd 0.71
CONRAD, IA Grundy 1.65
Coralville 1.8 NW Johnson 1.78
CRESCO 1NE, IA Howard 1.17
Decorah 0.8 SW Winneshiek 1.54
Decorah 6ESE, IA Winneshiek 2.11
Decorah 7.9 ENE Winneshiek 1.66
Dubuque #3, IA Dubuque 1.92
EDGEWOOD, IA Clayton 1.84
Eldora 1.2 ENE Hardin 1.26
ELKADER 6SSW, IA Clayton 1.98
ELMA, IA Howard 1.14
Ely 0.5 SE Linn 2.43
FAYETTE, IA Fayette 1.86
GRUNDY CENTER, IA Grundy 1.75
GUTTENBERG L & D 10, IA Clayton 1.91
HAMPTON, IA Franklin 1.25
Hopkinton 5.4 WSW Delaware 2.14
HUBBARD, IA Hardin 1.50
IONIA 2W, IA Chickasaw 1.11
IOWA CITY, IA Johnson 2.00
IOWA FALLS, IA Hardin 1.19
Kalona 7.3 NNW Johnson 1.79
KESLEY 3 NNE, IA Butler 1.20
LADORA, IA Iowa 2.25
Latimer 1.9 NE Franklin 0.87
LOWDEN, IA Cedar 1.76
MANCHESTER NO. 2, IA Delaware 1.98
MAQUOKETA 4 W, IA Jackson 1.52
Marengo 2.6 SSW Iowa 2.40
MARENGO, IA Iowa 2.41
Marion 1.2 NE Linn 2.64
Monona WWTP, IA Clayton 1.78
Monticello, IA Jones 2.72
NASHUA 2SW, IA Floyd 1.13
New Hampton 0.4 SW Chickasaw 1.41
NEW HAMPTON, IA Chickasaw 1.27
Nora Springs 2.4 SSE Floyd 1.12
NORTH ENGLISH, IA Iowa 1.98
North Liberty 1.0 ENE Johnson 2.12
Oelwein 0.8 WNW Fayette 1.93
OELWEIN 1E, IA Fayette 1.91
OSAGE , IA Mitchell 0.89
POSTVILLE, IA Allamakee 2.12
Quasqueton 1.8 S Buchanan 2.07
Solon 0.3 ESE Johnson 1.67
ST ANSGAR, IA Mitchell 1.10
STANLEY 4 W, IA Buchanan 1.71
STRAWBERRY POINT, IA Clayton 2.71
SWISHER, IA Johnson 2.01
TOLEDO 3 N, IA Tama 1.53
TRAER, IA Tama 2.00
TRIPOLI, IA Bremer 1.34
VINTON, IA Benton 2.17
VOLGA 1NE, IA Clayton 2.38
Walker 3.5 NE Buchanan 2.02
WASHINGTON, IA Washington 1.59
Waterloo 1.8 SSE Black Hawk 1.98
Waterloo 3.0 NNW Black Hawk 1.79
Waucoma 3.2 S Fayette 1.86
Waverly 1.0 NNW Bremer 1.67
WILLIAMSBURG 3 SE, IA Iowa 1.72
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24 Hour Rain Totals

October 9, 2014

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7 AM Wednesday to 7 AM Thursday

Location County 24-Hr
Waterloo Black Hawk 0.09
Dubuque Dubuque 0.00
Cedar Rapids Linn 0.07
Iowa City Johnson 0.25
Amana 4.7 W Iowa 0.11
Anamosa 3SSW, IA Jones 0.02
BELLE PLAINE, IA Benton 0.07
BRIGHTON, IA Washington 0.61
Calamus 2.0 NE Clinton 0.02
Camanche 1.2 W Clinton 0.03
CASCADE, IA Dubuque 0.04
Cedar Rapids 3.4 NW Linn 0.02
Central City 6.7 W Linn 0.01
CHARLES CITY, IA Floyd T
Clinton 1.7 W Clinton 0.03
COGGON, IA Linn 0.04
COLWELL, IA Floyd 0.02
CONRAD, IA Grundy 0.04
Coralville 1.8 NW Johnson 0.18
Delmar 2.3 NW Clinton 0.02
Ely 0.5 SE Linn 0.07
FAIRFIELD, IA Jefferson 0.25
FAYETTE, IA Fayette T
GILMAN, IA Poweshiek 0.14
GRINNELL 3 SW, IA Poweshiek 0.53
GRUNDY CENTER, IA Grundy 0.02
HAMPTON, IA Franklin 0.27
IOWA CITY, IA Johnson 0.30
IOWA FALLS, IA Hardin 0.01
Kalona 7.3 NNW Johnson 0.36
KESLEY 3 NNE, IA Butler 0.18
LADORA, IA Iowa 0.26
Latimer 1.9 NE Franklin 0.29
LOWDEN, IA Cedar 0.02
MAQUOKETA 4 W, IA Jackson 0.06
Marengo 2.6 SSW Iowa 0.15
MARENGO, IA Iowa 0.13
Marion 1.2 NE Linn 0.03
Marshalltown 1.4 ENE Marshall 0.10
Marshalltown 1.7 NW Marshall 0.10
MARSHALLTOWN, IA Marshall 0.11
MONTEZUMA 1 W, IA Poweshiek 0.55
Monticello, IA Jones 0.04
Nora Springs 2.4 SSE Floyd 0.04
NORTH ENGLISH, IA Iowa 0.54
Oelwein 0.8 WNW Fayette T
OSKALOOSA, IA Mahaska 0.38
Ottumwa 4.3 S Wapello 0.07
Quasqueton 1.8 S Buchanan 0.07
Rose Hill 4.0 NNW Mahaska 0.42
Salem 1 S, IA Henry 0.05
Solon 0.3 ESE Johnson 0.10
TOLEDO 3 N, IA Tama 0.08
TRIPOLI, IA Bremer T
VINTON, IA Benton 0.03
VOLGA 1NE, IA Clayton T
Walker 3.5 NE Buchanan 0.03
WASHINGTON, IA Washington 0.53
Waterloo 1.8 SSE Black Hawk 0.09
Waterloo 3.0 NNW Black Hawk 0.11
WILLIAMSBURG 3 SE, IA Iowa 0.30
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A Few Lunar Eclipse Photos

October 8, 2014

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ISS Viewing Information

October 8, 2014

Here is a look ahead to the viewing information for the International Space Station (ISS). The sky is forecast to be clear to see each of this flyovers
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