The National Weather Service (NWS) is an agency of the United States federal government that is tasked with providing weather forecasts, warnings of hazardous weather, and other weather-related products to organizations and the public for the purposes of protection, safety, and general information.
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KCCI Des Moines

Fate of flood conditions rests on rain location, totals

National Weather Service meteorologist Brad Small said that although current forecasts call for the Saylorville Dam to hold, things could change at any time. “It's highly dependent on where this rain falls,” Small said. “We're looking at 2-3 inches ...

- KCCI Des Moines

Tornado on the ground in Boone County, law enforcement confirms

The National Weather Service in Des Moines is reporting a tornado on the ground in Boone County in central Iowa, and recommends residents there take shelter immediately. A storm likely to produce a tornado was located near Perry and was moving ...


Dallas News

Flash-flood warning issued for Dallas County, more storms expected Tuesday

Updated at 4:30 p.m.: Revised to reflect a flash-flood warning in Dallas County. Storms dumped heavy rain in North Texas on Monday afternoon, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a flash-flood warning for much of Dallas County. The warning ...

- Dallas News

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National Weather Service gathers data in Blacksburg on Florence path

BLACKSBURG, Va. - As Hurricane Florence approaches the East Coast, meteorologists are trying to gather all the data they can to help predict the storm's path. Meteorologists in Blacksburg with the National Weather Service are adding to information that ...

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