NWS forecast for Atlantic & the KJAN listening area: 10/11/13


October 11th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Windy, with a south wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 7 to 16 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 38. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

Columbus Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.