National Weather Service forecast, Fri., Dec. 2nd, 2011

Weather

December 2nd, 2011 by Ric Hanson

Here’s the latest forecast for Cass and surrounding counties, including Atlantic….

Today: Sunny, with a high near 40. Wind chill values as low as 5. Calm wind becoming south between 12 and 15 mph. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

Tonight: A chance of rain and snow before midnight, then rain. Temperature rising to around 36 by 1am. South wind between 7 and 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

Saturday: Rain before 3pm, then rain and snow. Temperature falling to around 31 by 5pm. Calm wind becoming north between 6 and 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Wind chill values as low as 10. North northwest wind between 9 and 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. West northwest wind between 7 and 9 mph.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.

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Thursday’s High in Atlantic was 35. We received .2″ of snow, which melted into just .01″ of liquid precipitation. Our low this morning (thru 5:30-a.m.), was 6 degrees above zero.