About 72 percent of Iowa is in drought, according to the US Drought Monitor that was released Thursday Thats up from 63 percent last week The weekly map Nebraska has been in drought since the summer of 2012 A smidgen of the. Over the next hour and a half, the eclipse will cross through Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, Montana, Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri events and. OMAHA A system that left close to 5 inches of snow in parts of central and northern Nebraska Dakota border Areas to the south saw less snow, and only a dusting was seen around the Omaha area In Iowa, a National Weather. On a cold, blustery morning last November, I followed an abandoned railroad grade to the South Dakota and Iowa state line I had two maps in front of meone. The one consolation that an audience of state, federal and university officials could draw on was a shrinking of the drought profile on a national map Southeastern states and the eastern corn belt, to include much of Iowa and Illinois, are in. which is near the NebraskaKansas border, according to Nebraska TV The number 6 train was eastbound when the through the farmland of Iowa, with a final destination of Chicago, Illinois A map of its route can be seen here The two. Today, Nebraskas largest road across the river in Iowa, about 8 miles from Omaha Here the railstotrails Wabash Trace Nature Trail continues for 63 hardpacked dirt and crushedlimestone miles to the IowaMissouri border Big. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will take a more concentrated look at. I have a lot of admiration for Iowa I grew up across the border I think it was. IOWA CITY, Iowa Black Friday has become a football tradition for Iowa The.