NWS forecast for Atlantic & the KJAN listening area

Weather

January 15th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

(Updated 3:26-a.m., 1/15/14)

Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 33. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.                                                                                       Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 35 by 5am. Windy, with a south southwest wind 13 to 21 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a temperature rising to near 37 by 9am, then falling to around 20 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values as low as zero. Very windy, with a northwest wind 22 to 27 mph increasing to 32 to 37 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 48 mph.
Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy, with a north northwest wind 22 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Windy.
Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.