Posts With Keyword ‘National Weather Service’

March Brought Very Warm Weather and Multiple Records

Posted: Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012 at 6:26 am

A lot of conversations recently have centered around the gorgeous warm weather we had in Marion County, but just how warm has it been?

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Heat Wave Continues with Another Record High

Posted: Friday, March 16th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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For the third consecutive day, we established another record high temperature.

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Low Chance of Flooding This Spring

Posted: Sunday, February 26th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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A variety of factors has led to a lower than normal chance of flooding this year.

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Winter Weather Advisory in Effect – 2-5″ of Snow Expected

Posted: Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Two to five inches of snow is expected today as Marion County has been listed under a Winter Weather Advisory.

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Low Chance of Flooding This Spring

Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A variety of factors has led to a lower than normal chance of flooding this year.

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Lightning Strike Causes Building Fire In Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 6:29 am

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The KNIA/KRLS Severe Weather Action Team was called into action last night.

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Severe Weather Awareness Week Review

Posted: Sunday, April 10th, 2011 at 6:22 am

April 4-8th was Severe Weather Awareness Week and focused on flash flooding, storm warnings, tornados, thunderstorms and family preparedness.

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Weather Service Holds Spotter Training In Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, April 9th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Marion County Emergency Management and the National Weather Service held a storm spotter training session Thursday night in Knoxville.

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Severe Weather Awareness Week – Family Preparedness

Posted: Friday, April 8th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The final day of Severe Weather Awareness Week focuses on family preparedness.

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Weather Spotter Training in Knoxville Tonight

Posted: Thursday, April 7th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The National Weather Service will host a comprehensive multi-media storm spotter training presentation in Knoxville this evening.

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Severe Weather Awareness Week

Posted: Sunday, April 3rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Monday kicks off this year’s Severe Weather Awareness Week and the first topic is flash flooding.

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Emergency Alert System Test Good Time For Tornado Drills

Posted: Thursday, March 17th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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KNIA/KRLS will be taking part in a test of the Emergency Alert system, or EAS.

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This Week’s Warm Up Shouldn’t Cause Many Flooding Issues

Posted: Sunday, February 13th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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With warmer temperatures forecasted in the 30s and 40s through next week much of the snow that currently covers Marion County will likely melt, but will that cause potential flooding in the area?

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Warmer Temperatures Will Melt Snow but Will it Cause Flooding Problems?

Posted: Saturday, February 12th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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With warmer temperatures forecasted in the 30s and 40s through next week much of the snow that currently covers Marion County will likely melt, but will that cause potential flooding in the area?

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Blizzard is Over but Cold Weather and Winter Driving Conditions Continue

Posted: Monday, December 13th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Though the blizzard that hit Marion County is now over the cold weather continues.

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Marion County Was Not Impacted by Chemical Leak in Lacona

Posted: Friday, August 20th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Authorities say Marion County residents were not impacted by the anhydrous leak in Lacona yesterday.

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Investigators Survey Storm Damage in Marion County

Posted: Sunday, April 11th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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The National Weather Service sent experts to Marion, Jasper and Poweshiek Counties this past Wednesday to conduct a preliminary survey on damage caused by Tuesday’s severe weather.

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Severe Weather Awareness Week – Family Preparedness

Posted: Friday, April 9th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Friday is the final day of Severe Weather Awareness Week and focuses on family preparedness.

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NWS Investigates Storm Damage in Central Iowa

Posted: Thursday, April 8th, 2010 at 6:31 am

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The National Weather Service sent experts to Marion, Jasper and Poweshiek Counties Wednesday to conduct a preliminary survey on damage caused by Tuesday’s severe weather.

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Severe Weather Awareness Week – Receiving Warnings

Posted: Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 at 6:30 am

Severe Weather Awareness Week continues today focuses on how to receive warnings when severe weather enters Marion County.

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