SEVERE WX : Flood Warning View Alerts

Chris Nelson

Chris Nelson is the Chief Meteorologist at KIMT.

Title: Chief Meteorologist
cnelson@kimt.com

Chris Nelson joined KIMT as Chief Meteorologist in April of 2019. Nelson joins us from the CBS station in Milwaukee. He has also done weather at KMIR in Palm Springs, CA; KTNV in Las Vegas, NV; and WSAW in Wausau, Wisconsin. His wife, Jackie, son, Jack, and dog, Toby took the venture with him to Minnesota. They're excited to make Rochester their new home.

Recent Posts by Chris Nelson

StormTeam 3: Widespread damage and flooding from Saturday storms

Several reports of tree damage and flooding

StormTeam 3: Severe weather and flash flooding possible into Friday night

Ample moisture and hot temps will increase storm threats into Saturday morning

StormTeam 3: Severe storms possible into tonight

Storms may pop again, some being severe

Storm Team 3: Hottest air of the season coming

Heat indices will go above 100 on Thursday and Friday

Storm Team 3: Flash flooding a concern overnight

Storms overnight may be strong with heavy rainfall and flooding.

Storm Team 3: Heatwave could impact the area for a week

Highs will jump well into the 80s and even 90s

Storm Team 3: Hot and stormy days coming

Highs nearing 90 could also mean storms

Storm Team 3: Heat bubbles up late this week

Highs could run into the 90s this weekend and early next week

Storm Team 3: Storms Tuesday, turning hot later this week

Some storms on Tuesday could be strong to severe

Storm Team 3: Sunny start to the week, storms come later

Sunshine is on the way Monday, and storms could return as early as Tuesday

Mason City
Clear
71° wxIcon
Hi: 76° Lo: 61°
Feels Like: 71°
Albert Lea
Clear
68° wxIcon
Hi: 69° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 68°
Austin
Clear
68° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 61°
Feels Like: 68°
Charles City
Few Clouds
72° wxIcon
Hi: 77° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 72°
Rochester
Clear
67° wxIcon
Hi: 68° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 67°
After a busy morning we're tracking a much calmer Sunday
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye in the sky

Latest Video

Image

Severe WX Cut-In July 20

Image

Motocross comes to Millville

Image

Robotics demonstrations at family fun night

Image

Auditor comes to town

Image

New aquatic center being considered in Byron

Image

North Iowa Fair on a hot night

Image

Dealing with rising water levels

Image

Charles City downs Clear Lake; advances in 3A baseball districts

Image

Working in the Heat

Image

Search Continues for Missing Man

Community Events