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Freeze Warning 2-a.m. until 8-a.m. Thursday for Cass & area Counties

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April 22nd, 2015 by Ric Hanson

COUNTIES: SAC-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-ADAMS-UNION-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD…-
323 PM CDT WED APR 22 2015

Freeze Warning for Counties in purple

Freeze Warning for Counties in purple

FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 AM CDT THURSDAY

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A FREEZE WARNING…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 AM CDT THURSDAY.

* TIMING…LATE TONIGHT INTO EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURE…TEMPERATURES WILL FALL TO THE MID 20S TO AROUND 30 DEGREES BY EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS…SENSITIVE VEGETATION MAY BE AFFECTED BY THE FREEZING
TEMPERATURES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

(Podcast) Skyscan Weather forecast, 4/22/2015

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April 22nd, 2015 by Ric Hanson

The Freese-Notis forecast for the KJAN listening area and weather info. for Atlantic.

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KJAN listening area weather forecast from the NWS, 4/22/15

Weather

April 22nd, 2015 by Ric Hanson

343 AM CDT WED APR 22 2015

EARLY THIS MORNING…CLEAR. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

TODAY…SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FROST EARLY IN THE MORNING. LOW AROUND 30. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

THURSDAY…SUNNY. PATCHY FROST IN THE MORNING. HIGH AROUND 60. EAST WIND AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT…THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NOT AS COOL. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

FRIDAY…CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. BREEZY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.

FRIDAY NIGHT…LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY. LOW IN THE MID 40S. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT.

SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGH IN THE MID 50S.

 

(Podcast) Skyscan Weather forecast, 4/21/2015

Podcasts, Weather

April 21st, 2015 by Ric Hanson

The Freese-Notis forecast for the KJAN listening area and weather info. for Atlantic.

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KJAN listening area forecast from the NWS, 4/21/15

Weather

April 21st, 2015 by Ric Hanson

330 AM CDT TUE APR 21 2015

EARLY THIS MORNING…MOSTLY CLEAR. WEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

TODAY...SUNNY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON THEN BECOMING MOSTLY  CLOUDY. ISOLATED LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. BREEZY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN CLEARING. LOW IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY…SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

THURSDAY…SUNNY. HIGH AROUND 60. SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

FRIDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGH IN THE MID 50S.

 

(Podcast) Skyscan Weather forecast, 4/20/2015

Podcasts, Weather

April 20th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

The Freese-Notis forecast for the KJAN listening area and weather info. for Atlantic

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KJAN listening area weather forecast: 4/20/15

Weather

April 20th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

345 AM CDT MON APR 20 2015

WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM TODAY FOR THOSE COUNTIES ALONG & NORTH OF I-80 IN WESTERN IA.

EARLY THIS MORNING…PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.

TODAY…SUNNY…WINDY. HIGH IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

TUESDAY…SUNNY…BREEZY. HIGH AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.

TUESDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY…SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE MID 30S.

THURSDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 50S.

 

Wind Advisory in effect for Cass & area Counties along & north of I-80

Weather

April 20th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

345 AM CDT MON APR 20 2015

STRONG NORTHWESTERLY WINDS TODAY. .A LARGE AREA OF LOW  PRESSURE WILL BRING STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS TO MUCH OF CENTRAL IOWA THROUGH THE DAY MONDAY…ESPECIALLY IN THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

Wind Advisory for counties shaded in tan.

Wind Advisory for counties shaded in tan.

SAC-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON COUNTIESWIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM.

MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTIESWIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 6-PM.

* TIMING…WINDS WILL INCREASE IN THE LATE MORNING HOURS…AND WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE LATE AFTERNOON.

* WINDS…NORTHWEST SUSTAINED BETWEEN 25 AND 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES…ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. OUTDOOR ITEMS MAY BE BLOWN AROUND IF NOT SECURED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT…ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

Special Weather Statement: Dense Fog across western/central Iowa

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April 19th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

Area Counties: SAC-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-ADAMS-UNION-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD
603 AM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

…LOCALLY DENSE FOG THROUGH THE MORNING…

AREAS OF FOG WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS. FOG
MAY BE LOCALLY DENSE AT TIMES…WITH VISIBILITIES REDUCED TO ONE
QUARTER OF A MILE OR LESS. USE CAUTION IF TRAVELING. SLOW DOWN AND BE PREPARED FOR CHANGING VISIBILITIES.

Special Weather Statement for western/s.w. IA: Dense Fog

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April 19th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

456 AM CDT SUN APR 19 2015
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT and PAGE COUNTIES

AREAS OF DENSE FOG ARE DEVELOPING THIS MORNING IN WESTERN IOWA AND EXTREME EASTERN NEBRASKA. VISIBILITY WILL IMPROVE THIS  MORNING AS RAIN MOVES INTO THE AREA. IN THE MEANTIME…VISIBILITY OF A QUARTER MILE OR LESS IS POSSIBLE BRIEFLY THIS MORNING.

BE PREPARED FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING VISIBILITY CONDITIONS…USE LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS…AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE BETWEEN YOUR VEHICLE AND ONES IN FRONT OF YOU.