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Severe Thunderstorm Warning:Mills/Fremont/SW Pottawattamie Counties

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October 30th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

913 AM CDT WED OCT 30 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…MILLS COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…

NORTHERN FREMONT COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…SOUTHWESTERN POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA…EASTERN SARPY COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA…EASTERN CASS COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA… UNTIL 945 AM CDT

* AT 909 AM CDT…SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM CEDAR CREEK TO UNION…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 55 MPH.

HAZARD…QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…

COUNCIL BLUFFS…BELLEVUE…PLATTSMOUTH…GLENWOOD…MALVERN… TREYNOR…CARSON…PACIFIC JUNCTION…MURRAY…EMERSON… MACEDONIA…UNION…OFFUTT AFB…TABOR…SILVER CITY…HENDERSON… RANDOLPH…HASTINGS…LAKE MANAWA STATE PARK AND CAMP MAHA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A BUILDING.

(Podcast) Skyscan Forecast: Wed., Oct. 30th 2013

Podcasts, Weather

October 30th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

The Freese-Notis/Weather.Net forecast for the KJAN listening area, and weather information for Atlantic from KJAN News Director Ric Hanson…

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Dense Fog Advisory until 9-a.m. (10/30/13

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October 30th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

356 AM CDT WED OCT 30 2013

AREA COUNTIES: SAC-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-ADAMS-UNION-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD…

…DENSE FOG EXPECTED THROUGH SUNRISE…

WARM MOIST AIR IS MOVING NORTHWARD ACROSS COOLER GROUND…ALLOWING FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF FOG AND PATCHY DRIZZLE ACROSS MUCH OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN IOWA THROUGH SUNRISE.

…DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A DENSE FOG ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS AT TIMES DUE TO DENSE FOG. HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED DUE TO THE REDUCED VISIBILITIES. A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING…SLOW DOWN… USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS…AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.

NWS/KJAN listening area forecast: Wed., Oct. 30 2013

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October 30th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

328 AM CDT WED OCT 30 2013

EARLY THIS MORNING…CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE. AREAS OF DENSE FOG. WARMER. SOUTHEAST WIND NEAR 10 MPH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 30 PERCENT.

TODAY…WARMER. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS BEFORE NOON…THEN THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGH IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.

TONIGHT…CLOUDY. THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING…THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS BEFORE MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOW IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.

THURSDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGH IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.

THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY…PARTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. LOW IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGH IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.

FRIDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE UPPER 30S.

SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGH IN THE LOWER 50S. LOW IN THE MID 30S.

(Podcast) Skyscan Forecast: Tue., Oct. 29th 2013

Podcasts, Weather

October 29th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

The Freese-Notis/Weather.Net forecast for the KJAN listening area, and weather information for Atlantic from KJAN News Director Ric Hanson…

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NWS forecast for the KJAN listening area: Tue., 10/29/13

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October 29th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

Today: Rain. High near 54. East wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight: Rain likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 10am. High near 68. East wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers. Low around 47. South wind 6 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy.

(Podcast) Skyscan Forecast: Mon., Oct. 28th 2013

Podcasts, Weather

October 28th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

The Freese-Notis/Weather.Net forecast for the KJAN listening area, and weather information for Atlantic from KJAN News Director Ric Hanson…

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NWS forecast for the KJAN listening area

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October 28th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

343 AM CDT MON OCT 28 2013

EARLY THIS MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY. NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

TODAY…PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 50S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH. TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL EARLY MORNING…THEN CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.

TUESDAY…CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING…THEN LIGHT RAIN…DRIZZLE LIKELY AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGH IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. TUESDAY NIGHT…CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN…DRIZZLE AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.

WEDNESDAY…SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT. WEDNESDAY NIGHT…CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT…THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.

THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGH IN THE MID 50S. LOW IN THE UPPER 30S.

NWS forecast for Cass & area Counties in IA

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October 27th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

400 AM CDT SUN OCT 27 2013

EARLY THIS MORNING…MOSTLY CLEAR. SOUTH WIND NEAR 5 MPH.

TODAY…SUNNY…BREEZY…WARMER. HIGH IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE MID 30S. SOUTH WIND NEAR 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MONDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. HIGH IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 MPH.

MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY…RAIN LIKELY. LOW AROUND 40. HIGH IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT.

TUESDAY NIGHT…CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE MID 40S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.

WEDNESDAY…RAIN LIKELY AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. WARMER. HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.

NWS Forecast for the KJAN listening area: Sat., Oct. 26 2013

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October 26th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

EARLY THIS MORNING…MOSTLY CLEAR. NOT AS COOL. WEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

TODAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. HIGH AROUND 50. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WIND NEAR 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUNDAY…SUNNY…BREEZY…WARMER. HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

SUNDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE MID 30S. SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MONDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. HIGH IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.

MONDAY NIGHT…RAIN LIKELY. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.

TUESDAY…RAIN LIKELY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 40S. CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT.