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Strong scattered storms possible during overnight hours

Tornadoes, high wind, and hail are all possible with any thunderstorms that develop. → Read More

Strong to severe storms continue

In eastern Iowa, our primary threat of severe weather will be between now and 3 am. → Read More

Strong to severe storms late Tuesday

Winds are expected to pick up from the southeast and moisture will increase as a warm front moves north toward the state. → Read More

Valentine’s Chill in the Air

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) - Cold weather remains in place to start the weekend. The wind chill stays below zero into the afternoon. A weak system slides through Saturday night into Sunday morning bringing a scattered chance for snow showers. Sunday remains below normal with more sunshine pushing highs on Valentine’s Day highs into the lower to middle 30s. We continue to watch a storm for the… → Read More

Dangerously cold conditions hit eastern Iowa on Wednesday

Use caution if you are going to be outside. → Read More

Eastern Iowa ready for longest Lunar Eclipse in our lifetime

If you miss this one, the next one as long, will not occur until February 8, 2669. → Read More

Strong storms bring heavy rain threat

As more storms push across eastern Iowa our severe threat remains. → Read More

Snowfall Totals

Here is a look at the snowfall totals from our last storm in eastern Iowa → Read More

Snowfall bringing slippery road conditions

Eastern Iowa remains in a Winter Weather Advisory with a Blizzard Warning along and west of Interstate 35 → Read More

Bundle up as chilly air has come for a Christmas visit

Christmas Eve is upon us and the cold air is in place. → Read More

Wintry Weather Returns

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) -After two mild days, the weather turns wintrier for the end of the week. We are expecting a dry start to Friday. Moisture continues to flow northward overnight into Friday thickening the cloud cover across the state. An area of low pressure lifts out of the Plains, moving northeast brings the moisture and lift for precipitation to begin. It appears a cold rain starts… → Read More

Lower humidity makes for a pleasant start to the weekend

Expect a warm, summer-like weekend, though we will start it off a little less humid than lately. → Read More

Seasonably cool and dry conditions to kick off the weekend

Temperatures will remain relatively cool though with a good deal of sunshine. Highs will reach the upper 60s to low 70s. → Read More

Showers and Storms Through Thursday

Muggy tonight with scattered storm chances. → Read More

More storm chances ahead

Warm and muggy conditions keep the chance for showers and storms with us. → Read More

Warmer and more active holiday weekend weather

Warm, mugginess and scattered storms head our way for the Memorial Day weekend. → Read More

Beyond the Weather: Hope for clearing

Clouds have not been our friend this week when it comes to watching the nighttime sky. → Read More

Slow warming trend

Partly to mostly cloudy sky stays with us for Friday. → Read More

Clouds hold tough

Stay patient as milder weather is on the way, eventually. → Read More

Mostly cloudy tonight, some clearing Wednesday

Clouds gradually break up bring us a partly cloudy sky on Wednesday. → Read More