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This webcam points northward from the C. Maxwell Stanley Hydraulics Laboratory, home to The University of Iowa’s IIHR—Hydroscience & Engineering. It captures a live view of the campus and the beautiful Iowa River, which is central to city and university life.

From this vantage one can see the University’s English-Philosophy Building. Beyond the distant river span—the Iowa Avenue Bridge—will soon be the new Hancher Auditorium performing arts center designed by world-renowned architect Cesar Pelli. The white building at top-center of this view is the Levitt Center for University Advancement.

Webcam shot of the Old Capitol

Weather and Climate


River Conditions

Radar and Satellite

Last modified on October 11th, 2016
Posted on June 1st, 2010

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