24 Hour Rain Totals

June 26, 2016

Here are the 24 hour rain totals from 7 am Saturday 06/25/16 – 7 am Sunday 06/26/16:

Waterloo 1.15
Dubuque 0.64
Cedar Rapids 0.90
Iowa City 0.69
Nora Springs 2.4 SSE 0.21
Latimer 1.9 NE 0.21
Eldora 1.2 ENE 0.13
Parnell 0.1 SSW 0.30
North Liberty 1.0 ENE 1.82
Swisher 0.4 NNE 1.00
Kalona 7.3 NNW 1.48
Coralville 1.8 NW 1.54
Solon 0.3 ESE 1.69
Marion 1.7 NNW 0.75
Robins 0.4 SSE 0.90
Marion 1.2 NE 0.73
Cedar Rapids 3.4 NW 1.00
Central City 6.7 W 1.37
Center Point 0.6 NNW 0.91
Cedar Rapids 2.7 NE 0.68
Dysart 3.1 N 1.73
Ainsworth 7.4 N 0.16
Decorah 4.9SE 0.47
Decorah 7.9 ENE 0.76
VINTON, IA 1.38
BELLE PLAINE, IA 1.50
TRIPOLI, IA 0.25
LOWDEN, IA 1.38
IONIA 2W, IA 0.85
EDGEWOOD, IA 0.72
STRAWBERRY POINT, IA 0.25
VOLGA 1NE, IA 0.47
ELKADER 6SSW, IA 0.44
GUTTENBERG L & D 10, IA 1.13
MANCHESTER NO. 2, IA 1.02
CASCADE, IA 1.02
Dubuque #3, IA 0.67
Dubuque L&D 11, IA 0.65
FAYETTE, IA 0.28
NASHUA 2SW, IA 1.67
CHARLES CITY, IA 0.60
HAMPTON, IA 0.48
GRUNDY CENTER, IA 2.20
CRESCO 1NE, IA 1.00
WILLIAMSBURG 3 SE, IA 0.33
IOWA CITY, IA 0.76
Monticello, IA 0.98
Anamosa 3SSW, IA 0.53
COGGON, IA 1.21
TRAER, IA 2.66
CLUTIER, IA 0.99
TOLEDO 3 N, IA 1.02
WASHINGTON, IA Trace
Decorah 6ESE, IA 0.59
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Three Tornadoes Just East of Iowa

June 23, 2016
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Three tornadoes have been confirmed in areas just east of the 
Quad Cities Wednesday evening.There were more than just three in Illinois. 
These are the one in the area responsible by the National
Weather Service in the Quad Cities.

Click here for more details on these tornadoes.
NWS DAMAGE SURVEY FOR JUNE 22, 2016 TORNADO EVENT  
  
   
MALDEN TORNADO  
   
  
RATING:                 EF-0  
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    85 MPH  
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  0.75 MILES  
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   100 YARDS  
FATALITIES:             0  
INJURIES:               0  
  
START DATE:             06/22/2016  
START TIME:             833 PM CDT  
START LOCATION:         0.7 SSE OF MALDEN / BUREAU / IL  
START LAT/LON:          41.4137 / -89.3646  
  
END DATE:               06/22/2016  
END TIME:               837 PM CDT  
END LOCATION:           0.9 SE OF MALDEN / BUREAU / IL  
END_LAT/LON:            41.4185 / -89.3515  
  
   
NEW BEDFORD TORNADO  
  
RATING:                 EF-0  
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    65 MPH  
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  0.25 MILES  
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   10 YARDS  
FATALITIES:             0  
INJURIES:               0  
  
START DATE:             06/22/2016  
START TIME:             804 PM CDT  
START LOCATION:         2.7 SE NEW BEDFORD / BUREAU / IL  
START LAT/LON:          41.5052 / -89.6731  
  
END DATE:               06/22/2016  
END TIME:               805 PM CDT  
END LOCATION:           2.8 SE NEW BEDFORD / BUREAU / IL  
END_LAT/LON:            41.5039 / -89.6529  
  
   
LA MOILLE TORNADO  
  
RATING:                 EF-0  
ESTIMATED PEAK WIND:    65 MPH  
PATH LENGTH /STATUTE/:  0.50 MILES  
PATH WIDTH /MAXIMUM/:   25 YARDS  
FATALITIES:             0  
INJURIES:               0  
  
START DATE:             06/22/2016  
START TIME:             740 PM CDT  
START LOCATION:         4.5 E LA MOILLE / BUREAU / IL  
START LAT/LON:          41.5160 / -89.3762  
  
END DATE:               06/22/2016  
END TIME:               743 PM CDT  
END LOCATION:           1.8 SW LA MOILLE / BUREAU / IL  
END_LAT/LON:            41.5067 / -89.3644  
  
EF SCALE: THE ENHANCED FUJITA SCALE CLASSIFIES  
TORNADOES INTO THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES.  
  
EF0...WEAK......65 TO 85 MPH  
EF1...WEAK......86 TO 110 MPH  
EF2...STRONG....111 TO 135 MPH  
EF3...STRONG....136 TO 165 MPH  
EF4...VIOLENT...166 TO 200 MPH  
EF5...VIOLENT...>200 MPH  

The National Weather Service in Chicago had more tornadoes in 
their coverage area. Click here for the details. 
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Lightning Wednesday Night

June 23, 2016

The video and images below are just a few shared with us of a storm in southern Minnesota moving south into northern Iowa Wednesday night. The lightning was seen as far south as the Waterloo/Cedar Falls area. The storm fell apart when it moved into Iowa.
The video below  was taken at Decorah by Jordan Kjome.

The image below was taken by Rachel Reilly.
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The image below was taken by Sarah King.
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Flash Flood in Shopping Center

June 23, 2016

Flash flooding causes a river through the Ginza Shopping Center in Jinan China

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Tornado Watch Update

June 22, 2016

As the threat for severe weather continues to diminish part of the Tornado Watch has been cancelled early.
KWWL 2015 MAX Storm ED

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Daily Rainfall Records for June 22

June 22, 2016

Waterloo and Dubuque each set a daily rainfall record for June 22nd.  Both rainfall amounts broke the records set back on June 22, 1964.

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Wednesday Morning Flooding

June 22, 2016

This picture is from Washington & 1st Street in Waterloo.

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24 Hour Rain Totals

June 22, 2016

KWWL 2015 MAX Storm ED

Here are the 24 hour rain totals from 7am 06/21/16 – 7 am 06/22/16:

Waterloo 2.04
Dubuque 0.66
Cedar Rapids 4.48
Iowa City 3.20
Ainsworth 7.4 N 2.68
Amana 4.7 W 3.03
Anamosa 3SSW, IA 0.53
BELLE PLAINE, IA 0.35
Bellevue LD 12, IA 0.72
CASCADE, IA 0.42
Cedar Falls 0.6 N 3.75
Cedar Falls 1.4 SSE 2.36
Cedar Rapids 2.7 NE 2.38
Cedar Rapids 3.4 NW 2.77
Center Junction 2.6 W 0.46
Center Point 0.6 NNW 1.70
Central City 6.7 W 1.25
CHARLES CITY, IA 1.00
Clarksville 0.2 NW 1.45
COGGON, IA 0.74
Coralville 1.8 NW 3.71
CRESCO 1NE, IA 0.04
Decorah 7.9 ENE 0.08
Dubuque #3, IA 0.67
Dubuque L&D 11, IA 0.58
Dysart 3.1 N 2.17
EDGEWOOD, IA 0.55
Eldora 1.2 ENE 0.59
ELKADER 6SSW, IA 0.36
ELMA, IA 0.10
Ely 0.5 SE 3.49
Fairfield 5.5 ESE 0.35
FAYETTE, IA 0.33
Fort Atkinson 0.2 SE 0.15
Gilbertville 1.0 NW 2.10
GRUNDY CENTER, IA 1.52
GUTTENBERG L & D 10, IA 0.30
HAMPTON, IA 0.95
Independence 1.2 N 2.15
IONIA 2W, IA 0.68
IOWA FALLS, IA 0.68
Kalona 7.3 NNW 2.75
Latimer 1.9 NE 0.81
LOWDEN, IA 0.65
MANCHESTER NO. 2, IA 0.33
Marengo 2.6 SSW 0.76
MARENGO, IA 1.06
Marion 1.2 NE 1.47
Marion 1.7 NNW 1.48
Monticello, IA 0.38
NASHUA 2SW, IA 1.57
New Hampton 0.3 NNW 0.26
New Hampton 0.4 SW 0.35
NEW HAMPTON, IA 0.35
Nora Springs 2.4 SSE 1.40
NORTH ENGLISH, IA 1.00
North Liberty 1.0 ENE 5.65
Oelwein 0.8 WNW 0.42
Parnell 0.1 SSW 0.92
Quasqueton 1.8 S 1.58
SHELL ROCK, IA 1.90
Sigourney 1.1 W 0.15
Solon 0.3 ESE 3.34
Swisher 0.4 NNE 4.89
SWISHER, IA 4.79
TOLEDO 3 N, IA 0.12
TRAER, IA 2.25
TRIPOLI, IA 0.72
VOLGA 1NE, IA 0.39
WASHINGTON, IA 0.56
Waterloo 1.0 SW 2.69
Waterloo 3.0 NNW 2.73
WAUCOMA , IA 0.20
Waverly 1.0 NNW 1.51
WILLIAMSBURG 3 SE, IA 1.24

 

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 7 AM Wednesday

June 21, 2016

KWWL 2015 MAX Storm ED

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch Possible

June 21, 2016

The Storm Prediction Center is keeping a close eye on the possibility (40% chance) of issuing a severe thunderstorm watch during the next few hours. The area of concern is outlined in the image below.
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