NWS Forecast for Atlantic & the KJAN listening area: 4/3/2014

Weather

April 3rd, 2014 by Ric Hanson

Today: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. High near 46. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tonight: Rain and sleet before midnight, then rain and snow likely between midnight and 2am, then a chance of snow after 2am. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 30. Windy, with a northwest wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Friday: A slight chance of rain or freezing rain before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Windy, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph becoming light west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 54. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.