This is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Nebraska and Iowa, and officials say it’s a good time to prepare for the upcoming season.
PLATTSMOUTH, Neb. (AP) — Fire crews spent part of their weekend battling wind-swept grass fires in eastern Nebraska.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Even though it seems it's been a snowy winter, a new report says Iowa is below normal for precipitation this year.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A hydrologist says local flooding remains a threat along the Platte River in Nebraska.
The National Weather Service says Thursday morning’s commute could be difficult, with snow and strong wind.
A snow emergency has been declared for the City of Omaha effective at midnight tonight and will remain in effect until Noon on Thursday.
A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for much of the KIOS listening area through Wednesday morning.
Bitterly cold weather is expected to linger in the KIOS listening area through Tuesday morning.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Pet owners are being encouraged to bring their animals inside during the bitter cold snap.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Many school districts in Iowa and Nebraska will remain closed today because of the dangerously cold weather.