11-30-17 Central Plains Forecast: Nice weather continues through most of the weekend….sharp changes early next week! N.

Central Plains Forecast Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=beAKtpGPVUY&feature=youtu.be&hd=1 High temperatures over the next 4 days: Low temperatures over the next 4 days: Nice weather from today through much of the weekend along with well above average temperatures.  Storm system develops on top of the region Sunday night through Monday, and will bring some rain especially to northern and eastern sections of the area, changing to snow late Monday into the night across Nebraska extending into portions of Iowa.  Can't rule out at least some light accumulations, but confidence remains low due to model differences  (more info in today's video). 7-day precipitation potential: Big…
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11-30-17 Long Range Update: Analogs and data show big time cold for December..do we agree? Update here. M.

11-30-17 Long Range Update: Analogs and data show big time cold for December..do we agree? Update here. M.

Today's Video (8:42): http://youtu.be/oj_aNHKx8ho?hd=1 CLICK HERE FOR PDF VERSION: 113017-Long Range
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11-29-17 Iowa/Nebraska Forecast: Dry, mild pattern into the weekend, sharp transition to winter next week! N.

Today's Iowa/Nebraska Video Forecast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K8wNweGADhA&feature=youtu.be&hd=1 Waking up to colder temperatures this morning vs. what we saw yesterday...closer to "normal" for late November.  Current temperatures at 6AM CST shown below: The weather remains very tranquil as we go through the next 4-5 days with mostly sunny skies and pleasant temperatures..  Highs generally in the 40s, with 50s working in this weekend!  Clouds will move in on Sunday along with increasingly breezy conditions, as a storm system develops on top of the area Sunday night and Monday.  This will bring the threat for some precipitation across the area, followed by a sharp…
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11-28-17 Nebraska/Iowa Forecast: Mild and mainly dry pattern through the week, changes next week! N.

Today's Nebraska/Iowa Video Forecast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RxSC8aI7IKI&feature=youtu.be&hd=1 A front is moving through the area this morning, bringing an increase clouds but no precipitation.  Temperatures are very mild this morning ahead of the front, cooler behind the frontal passage.  Temperatures/satellite at 8AM CST shown below: Not as warm as yesterday...but highs today will still be above normal ranging from the upper 40s to middle 50s for most.  Clouds should clear from northwest to southeast through the day.   It is a very quiet weather pattern for the rest of the week.  A weak disturbance moving up from Missouri may bring a few showers…
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11-27-17 Iowa & Nebraska Forecast: Mainly dry this week with above normal temperatures! N.

Today's Iowa and Nebraska Video Forecast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KKaftSMLKd4&feature=youtu.be&hd=1 Expect dry and unseasonably warm conditions today!  Areas in the white circles could reach record highs today.  60s and 70s for many areas.  Partly sunny skies with southerly winds, gusting 20-30 mph.   A front will move through the area tonight and Tuesday, leading to cooler temperatures tomorrow.  That said, it remains above normal for this time of year.  This front could bring a few spotty showers, but nothing significant expected.  Rainfall over the next 6-7 days remains rather lackluster, most areas less than a tenth inch of moisture this week.   Just…
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11-24-17 Central Plains Forecast: Near record warmth today…remaining warm and dry through early next week! N.

Today's Central Plains Forecast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ylSeBUAm8QA&feature=youtu.be&hd=1 Very mild start to the day across the area.  Check out the temperatures as of 7AM CST: Very warm today!  Areas in the white circles (shown below) have the chance to reach record highs this afternoon: A weak front moves through tonight bringing the risk for a few spotty showers.  Expect slightly cooler air for Saturday as sunshine returns.  It is looking like a beautiful weekend all across the region!  Looking at temperature trends, it remains much warmer than normal over the next week.  We may reach record highs again in some areas by Monday.…
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11-22-17 Central Plains Regional Forecast: Nice weather for Thanksgiving – plenty of warmth over the next week. N.

Today's Central Plains Forecast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Je1w8klmCiw&feature=youtu.be&hd=1 It is a cold morning out there! Single digits in northwest Iowa this morning.  It remains cold east today, but a warming trend begins for locations west.  Much warmer air spreads east through late week.  Thanksgiving Day weather across the region looks nice with a warming trend, very warm west!
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11-22-17 Long Range Update: Breaking down MJO analogs and a deeper look into the Dec pattern. A must see video today! M.

Today's Video (10:08): http://youtu.be/s8-wqsg5V9w?hd=1 CLICK HERE FOR PDF VERSION: 112217-Long Range
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