Archive for November, 2013

Winter 2013-2014 outlook

November 21, 2013 0 Comments
Winter 2013-2014 outlook

The official Winter 2013-2014 outlook was issued on November 21. Iowa is supposed to have normal temperature and normal precipitation December through February. The Winter Solstice occurs at 11:11 AM on December 21. Stay tuned…

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The Witch of November?

November 10, 2013 0 Comments
The Witch of November?

In his famous song about the wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald, Gordon Lightfoot sang about “The Witch of November”. This month is notorious for big, deep cyclones with extremely low pressure and extremely strong wind. The wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald is just one example…another is the infamous “Armistice Day Blizzard” of 1940. The medium-range […]

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