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Severe weather update: Mills/Fremont Counties

Weather

May 25th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

MILLS IA-FREMONT IA-
626 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM CDT FOR SOUTHERN MILLS AND WESTERN FREMONT COUNTIES…

AT 625 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES NORTHWEST OF SIDNEY…OR 33 MILES NORTHWEST OF TARKIO…MOVING NORTH AT 35 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND HALF DOLLAR SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning: Mills/Fremont Counties

Weather

May 25th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
618 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
SOUTHERN MILLS COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN IOWA…
WESTERN FREMONT COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN IOWA…

* UNTIL 700 PM CDT

* AT 617 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR SIDNEY…OR 27 MILES NORTHWEST OF TARKIO…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH. THIS STORM PRODUCED GOLFBALL SIZE HAIL NEAR NEBRASKA CITY EARLIER.

HAZARD…GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT HAIL DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING…WINDOWS AND VEHICLES. EXPECT
WIND DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
GLENWOOD…SIDNEY…TABOR…THURMAN…RANDOLPH AND WAUBONSIE STATE PARK.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS…
HIGHWAY 34 IN IOWA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 9 AND 11.
INTERSTATE 29 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 4 AND 25.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 6:30-p.m. for Fremont County

Weather

May 25th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

544 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
SOUTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN IOWA…
NORTHWESTERN NEMAHA COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NEBRASKA…
EASTERN OTOE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NEBRASKA…

* UNTIL 630 PM CDT

* AT 544 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES EAST OF TALMAGE…OR 27 MILES WEST OF TARKIO…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

HAZARD…PING PONG BALL SIZE HAIL AND 60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…PEOPLE AND ANIMALS OUTDOORS WILL BE INJURED. EXPECT HAIL DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING…WINDOWS AND VEHICLES. EXPECT
WIND DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
NEBRASKA CITY…AUBURN…HAMBURG…PERU…RIVERTON…BROCK…
JULIAN…CAMP CATRON AND WAUBONSIE STATE PARK.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS…
HIGHWAY 136 IN NEBRASKA NEAR MILE MARKER 230.
HIGHWAY 2 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 504 AND 508.
HIGHWAY 75 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 29 AND 51.
INTERSTATE 29 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 1 AND 15.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH UNTIL 1-A.M. TUESDAY

Weather

May 25th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

535 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 214 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM CDT
FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS….
IOWA COUNTIES INCLUDED IN THE KJAN LISTENING AREA:

ADAIR ADAMS AUDUBON CARROLL CASS CRAWFORD DALLAS FREMONT
GREENE GUTHRIE HARRISON MADISON MILLS MONTGOMERY
PAGE POLK POTTAWATTAMIE RINGGOLD SAC SHELBY TAYLOR UNION

PRIMARY THREATS INCLUDE…SCATTERED LARGE HAIL LIKELY WITH ISOLATED VERY LARGE HAIL EVENTS TO 2 INCHES IN DIAMETER POSSIBLE
ISOLATED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS TO 70 MPH POSSIBLE A TORNADO OR TWO POSSIBLE

SUMMARY…SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AND POSSIBLY A COUPLE SUPERCELLS WILL POSE A RISK FOR MAINLY LARGE HAIL…IN ADDITION TO LOCALLY DAMAGING WIND AND POSSIBLY A TORNADO…THROUGH LATE EVENING. THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH AREA IS APPROXIMATELY ALONG AND 95 STATUTE MILES EAST AND WEST OF A LINE FROM 30 MILES WEST SOUTHWEST OF SAINT JOSEPH MISSOURI TO 70 MILES NORTH OF DES
MOINES IOWA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

REMEMBER…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE
FAVORABLE FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH
AREA. PERSONS IN THESE AREAS SHOULD BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR
THREATENING WEATHER CONDITIONS AND LISTEN FOR LATER STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAN AND OCCASIONALLY DO PRODUCE TORNADOES.

Hazardous Weather Outlook: W.Central/Central/southern IA

Weather

May 25th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

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

THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT: THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT. STRONG STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH HAIL…GUSTY WINDS AND HEAVY RAINFALL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

Hazardous Weather Outlook: far west/sw Iowa, 5/25/15

Weather

May 25th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-PAGE COUNTIES…

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST

IOWA…WEST CENTRAL IOWA…EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA…NORTHEAST

NEBRASKA AND SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA.

TONIGHT AND TUESDAY: ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS HAD DEVELOPED LATE THIS AFTERNOON OVER EASTERN NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST IOWA. ADDITIONAL STORMS ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE EVENING AS A FRONT MOVES INTO THE AREA. WHILE WIND SHEAR WILL BE MARGINAL…INSTABILITY WILL BE STRONG.

THUS…A FEW OF THESE STORMS COULD BE SEVERE WITH DAMAGING WINDS AND LARGE HAIL THE MAIN HAZARDS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN IS ALSO POSSIBLE…BUT FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED. THERE IS A VERY SMALL WINDOW OF OPPORTUNITY FOR ISOLATED TORNADOES IN SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST IOWA THIS EVENING. A FEW THUNDERSTORMS COULD LINGER INTO TUESDAY MORNING BEFORE MOVING OUT OF THE AREA.

SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

STORM SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS POSSIBLE IN PART OF THE AREA THIS EVENING…MAINLY IN SOUTHEAST NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST IOWA.

(Podcast) Skyscan Weather forecast, Memorial Day 5/25/2015

Podcasts, Weather

May 25th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

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

Weather forecast for Cass and area Counties in IA, 5/25/15

Weather

May 25th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

353 AM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

EARLY THIS MORNING: SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.

TODAY:CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING…THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.

TONIGHT: MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. THEN THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BEFORE MIDNIGHT AND EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING. LOW IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS 70 PERCENT.

TUESDAY: MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

WEDNESDAY: MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WIND NEAR 5 MPH.

THURSDAY: MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S.

 

Weather data for Sun., May 24th 2015

Weather

May 24th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

Saturday’s High in Atlantic was 66 degrees. Our Low this morning, 56. Rainfall over the past 24-hours (Ending at 7-a.m. today) was .25″.  (Weather info. from KJAN, the official Nat’l. Weather Service station for Atlantic)

Massena reported .36″ of rain over the past 24-hours.

NWS forecast for Cass & area Counties in IA, 5/24/2015

Weather

May 24th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

222 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

EARLY THIS MORNING…RAIN. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN NEAR 100 PERCENT.

TODAY…RAIN THROUGH MID MORNING…THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. HIGH IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.

TONIGHT…THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL EARLY MORNING…THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING. LOW IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS 90 PERCENT.

MEMORIAL DAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. BREEZY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WIND 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

MONDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOW AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

TUESDAY…PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.