NWS forecast for Atlantic & the KJAN listening area: Fri., May 17th 2013

Weather

May 17th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

(Updated 4:28-a.m.)

Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 6 to 11 mph.
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.