Frost Advisories/Freeze Warnings Issued Around The Area

Frost Advisories and Freeze Warnings have been issued for area counties overnight tonight.

National Weather Service meteorologist Brittany Peterson explains the difference between the two…

A Freeze Warning is now in effect for counties including Buena Vista and Clay from midnight until 9am Saturday. A Freeze Warning is also in effect during that time for counties including Cherokee, Ida, and O’Brien.

A Frost Advisory will be in effect from 2am to 9am Saturday for counties including Calhoun, Palo Alto, Pocahontas, and Sac.

Peterson says sensitive plants should be covered…

Areas of frost are also possible in the Storm Lake area in the early morning hours on Monday and Tuesday.


May unenployment holds at 2.8%

The jobs numbers are out for May and Iowa Workforce Development director, Beth Townsend, says they are positive. “The unemployment rate