NWS Forecast for Atlantic & the KJAN listening area

Weather

May 19th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

(National Weather Service/update 5:26-a.m.)

Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 83. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 62. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 20%.