NWS Forecast for Atlantic & the KJAN listening area: 9/18/13

Weather

September 18th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

Today: Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 81. Severe storms are possible late in the afternoon and evening. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 53. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 77.