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Skyscan Forecast 11-28-2015

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November 28th, 2015 by Chris Parks

Today: Scattered flurries before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight: A slight chance of freezing rain after 2am. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 29. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday: A slight chance of freezing rain before noon, then a slight chance of rain or freezing rain. Cloudy, with a high near 34. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night: A chance of freezing rain before midnight, then snow and freezing rain likely between midnight and 3am, then snow likely after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 29. East northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday: Snow. High near 34. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Breezy.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
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Road conditions report (from 511ia.org) as of 5:30-a.m. 11/27

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November 27th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

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NWS forecast for Cass & area Counties in IA, 11/27/15

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November 27th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

346 AM CST FRI NOV 27 2015

EARLY THIS MORNING…CLOUDY…COLDER. NORTH WIND AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.

TODAY…CLOUDY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTH WIND AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW 15 TO 20. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

SATURDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

SUNDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT SLEET IN THE MORNING. HIGH IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

SUNDAY NIGHT…CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. LOW IN THE UPPER 20S.

MONDAY…LIGHT RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. HIGH IN THE MID 30S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.

 

NWS forecast for Atlantic & weather data for Atlantic, 11/26/15

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November 26th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

**FREEZING RAIN & WINTERS STORM WARNINGS are in effect (see the KJAN weather page for details)**
Thanksgiving Day: Rain before 4pm, then freezing rain. Temperature falling to around 31 by 5pm. N @ 15-25mph. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.3 of an inch possible.
Tonight: Cloudy w/a snow-freezing rain mix. Low around 22. N @ 15-30. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. N @ 15-25. Wind chill values as low as 5.
Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. N/NE @ 10-20.
Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Sat. Night: Mo. Cldy w/a slight chance of freezing rain. Low around 23.
Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.

Wednesday’s High in Atlantic was 55. Our 24-hour low ending today at 7-a.m. was 35. We received 0.16” of an inch of rain overnight through 7-a.m. today, here in Atlantic. Last year on this date we reached 28 for a High and 4 was the low. The All-time Record High in Atlantic on this date was 69 in 1990, while the Record Low was -9 in 1898.
Sunrise is at 7:21-a.m.. Sunset is 4:53-p.m.

NWS forecast for Cass & area Counties in IA, 11/26/15

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November 26th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

346 AM CST THU NOV 26 2015

FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT

EARLY THIS MORNING…LIGHT RAIN. NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 80 PERCENT.

TODAY…RAIN UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON…THEN FREEZING RAIN AND RAIN LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. BREEZY…COLDER. ICE ACCUMULATION UP TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH. HIGH IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.

TONIGHT…BREEZY…COLDER. LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW THROUGH MIDNIGHT…THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. ICE ACCUMULATION UP TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH. STORM TOTAL ICE ACCUMULATION UP TO ONE HALF OF AN INCH. LOW IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.

FRIDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.

SATURDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 MPH.

SATURDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. LOW IN THE LOWER 20S.

SUNDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGH IN THE MID 30S.

 

Skyscan forecast & weather data for Atlantic, 11/25/15

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November 25th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

Today: Cloudy w/areas of drizzle, fog & a chance of rain. High near 54. S @ 10-20.
Tonight: Fog and rain. Low around 38.
Thanksgiving Day: **Winter Storm Watch 6-am Thu. to 6-am Friday**
Rain thru early afternoon, then rain-freezing-rain-snow mixed. High early around 38 w/temps falling to around 32 by 5pm. N @ 10-20. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday Night: Snow & a chance of freezing rain. Low around 24. N @ 20-30. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday: Mostly cloudy & breezy w/flurries in the morning. High near 34. N/NE @ 15-25.
Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.

Tuesday’s High in Atlantic was 54. Our 24-hour low ending today at 7-a.m. was 30. Last year on this date we reached 32 for a High and 4 was the low. The All-time Record High in Atlantic on this date was 71 in 1960, while the Record Low was -6 in 1991.
Sunrise is at 7:20-a.m.. Sunset is 4:53-p.m.

KJAN listening area forecast from the NWS, 11/24/15

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November 25th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT.

EARLY THIS MORNING…CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

TODAY…CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING…THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGH IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.

TONIGHT…AREAS OF FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY BEFORE MIDNIGHT…THEN LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOW IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN 80 PERCENT.

THANKSGIVING DAY…AREAS OF FOG THROUGH MID MORNING. PATCHY FOG BEFORE NOON. RAIN UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON…THEN FREEZING RAIN…RAIN AND SNOW LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. BREEZY…COLDER. NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. ICE ACCUMULATION UP TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH. HIGH IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.

THURSDAY NIGHT…CLOUDY. SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN THROUGH MIDNIGHT…THEN A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN AND FREEZING DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. BREEZY…COLDER. LOW IN THE MID 20S. NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.

FRIDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. HIGH IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 MPH.

SATURDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGH IN THE MID 30S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.

 

Skyscan Forecast & weather data for Atlantic, 11/24/15

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November 24th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

Today: Partly Cloudy. High near 54. S @ 10-20.
Tonight: Cldy w/ patchy fog toward sunrise. Low around 39. S @ 10-20.

Wednesday: Mo. Cldy w/patchy drizzle and fog before noon, then a chance of rain after noon. High near 50. S @ 10-20.
Wed. Night: 70% chance of rain. Low around 39.

Thanksgiving Day: An 80% chance of rain. High (early) near 40. N/NE @ 15-25.
Thu. Night: A 70% chance of snow. Low around 24.
Friday: Mo. Cldy w/light snow. High near 34.

Monday’s High in Atlantic was 54. Our 24-hour low ending today at 7-a.m. was 27. Last year on this date we reached 39 for a High and 16 was the low. The All-time Record High in Atlantic on this date was 68 in 2011, while the Record Low was -2 in 1898.
Sunrise is at 7:19-a.m.. Sunset is 4:54-p.m.

KJAN listening area forecast from the NWS, 11/24/15

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November 24th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

EARLY THIS MORNING…PARTLY CLOUDY. NORTHEAST WIND NEAR 5 MPH.

TODAY…SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.

TONIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. LOW IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

WEDNESDAY…CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING…THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGH IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT…LIGHT RAIN LIKELY. LOW AROUND 40. WEST WIND AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.

THANKSGIVING DAY…RAIN…COLDER. HIGH AROUND 40. NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 90 PERCENT.

THURSDAY NIGHT…SNOW LIKELY. BREEZY…COLDER. LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE. LOW IN THE MID 20S. CHANCE OF SNOW 70 PERCENT.

FRIDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 30S.

Skyscan Forecast & weather info. for Atlantic, 11/23/15

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November 23rd, 2015 by Ric Hanson

Today: Partly Cloudy & breezy. High near 50. W/SW @ 10-20mph.
Tonight: P/Cldy. Low around 27.
Tuesday: P/Cldy. High near 52. S @ 10-20.
Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday: Mo. Cldy w/patchy fog and drizzle in the morning, otherwise a chance of light rain. High around 50.
Wed. Night: Cldy w/a 70% chance of rain. Low around 39. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thanksgiving Day: An 80% chance of rain. High near 46.

Sunday’s High in Atlantic was 44. Our 24-hour low ending today at 7-a.m. was 23. Last year on this date we reached 30 for a High and 15 was the low. The All-time Record High in Atlantic on this date was 84 in 1953, while the Record Low was -6 in 1898.
Sunrise is at 7:18-a.m. Sunset is 4:54-p.m.