Our FM Signal Off Air – Digital Streams Are OK. Flood Update as of 5pm.
The storms have hammered all of Eastern Iowa over the last 16 hours, including our tower site. The KRNA transmitter in Homestead is down. Our engineers are working this and other outages across the eastern half of the state.
Meantime, please stream our live coverage here:
http://krna.com/listen-live/popup/ and our Radio Pup app for I-phones and androids.
Flash Flood Warning remains in effect. National Weather Service update is below. With all of the stranded motorists across the Hawkeye State since last night as a reminder, remember...
Turn around. Don't drown.
...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 915 PM CDT FOR
JONES...CEDAR...BENTON...IOWA...JOHNSON AND LINN COUNTIES...
RADAR SHOWS NEW STORMS DEVELOPING IN CENTRAL IOWA THAT ARE EXPECTED TO
MOVE OVER THE AREA THROUGH 7 PM.
SPOTTER REPORTS INDICATE 2 TO 3 INCHES IN VINTON WITH 3 TO 3.5
INCHES IN IOWA CITY. RADAR ESTIMATED 2 TO 3 INCHES ACROSS IOWA AND
AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH SUNSET.
LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO LOWDEN...
PALO...MOUNT VERNON...CEDAR RAPIDS...VINTON...BELLE PLAINE...
ANAMOSA...MONTICELLO...TIPTON...IOWA CITY...AND WILLIAMSBURG.
FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS...HIGHWAYS AND STREETS...
UNDERPASSES AND LOW LYING URBAN AND RURAL AREAS IS LIKELY.
A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM CDT MONDAY EVENING FOR
EASTERN IOWA AND NORTHWESTERN ILLINOIS AND NORTHEAST MISSOURI.