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Wind Chill Advisory in effect thru late this morning (2/18) for all of Iowa

Weather

February 18th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

AN ARCTIC AIR MASS AND STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL LEAD TO HARSH WIND CHILLS THROUGH MUCH OF THE DAY TODAY…WITH THE COLDEST WIND CHILL VALUES DURING THE MORNING HOURS.

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY FOR CASS, ADAIR, ADAMS, AUDUBON, GUTHRIE, DALLAS, CRAWFORD, CARROLL, SAC, UNION, TAYLOR AND RINGGOLD COUNTIES. AND UNTIL 10-A.M. TODAY FOR MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT- PAGE COUNTIES.

* WINDS…NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH AT TIMES.

* WIND CHILL VALUES…WIND CHILL VALUES OF 20 TO 25 BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS…FROST BITE CAN DEVELOP WITHIN 30 MINUTES IF SKIN IS EXPOSED AND HYPOTHERMIA MAY OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDSWILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT INĀ  FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS…MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES.

NWS weather forecast for Cass & area Counties, 2/18/15

Weather

February 18th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

340 AM CST WED FEB 18 2015

WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY

EARLY THIS MORNING…PARTLY CLOUDY. VERY COLD. BREEZY. NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.

TODAY…SUNNY. VERY COLD. BREEZY. HIGH 10 TO 15. NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 MPH. WIND CHILL READINGS 15 TO 20 BELOW.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. VERY COLD. LOW ZERO TO 5 BELOW. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

THURSDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGH 15 TO 20. NORTHEAST WIND NEAR 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. NOT AS COLD. LOW 10 TO 15. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

FRIDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. HIGH IN THE MID 30S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

FRIDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOW IN THE LOWER 20S.

SATURDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGH IN THE UPPER 20S.

(Podcast) Skyscan Weather forecast, 2/17/2015

Podcasts, Weather

February 17th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

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

Wind Chill Advisory in effect Wednesday, from 3-am until Noon

Weather

February 17th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

A STRONG ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL FORCE BITTER COLD AIR INTO THE STATE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. ACCOMPANIED BY STRONG WINDS…AREA WIND CHILL VALUES WILL DROP TO 20 TO NEAR 30 BELOW OVER THE NORTH BY WEDNESDAY MORNING AND TO 20 TO 25 BELOW SOUTH.

AREA COUNTIES: SAC-CRAWFORD- CARROLL-GREENE-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-

WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3-AM UNTIL NOON, WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS…NORTH WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH

* TEMPERATURES/WIND CHILL VALUES…TEMPERATURES WILL FALL TO 0 TO 4 BELOW ZERO BY 6 AM WEDNESDAY WITH WIND CHILL VALUES OF 20 TO 25 BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS…FROST BITE MAY OCCUR WITHIN 30 MINUTES AND HYPOTHERMIA MAY OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS…MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES.

NWS weather forecast for Cass & area Counties, 2/17/2015

Weather

February 17th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

345 AM CST TUE FEB 17 2015

EARLY THIS MORNING…MOSTLY CLOUDY. NORTH WIND NEAR 5 MPH.

TODAY…PARTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN THE MORNING. HIGH AROUND 20. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. BITTERLY COLD. BREEZY. LOW ZERO TO 5 BELOW. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. LOWEST WIND CHILL READINGS 15 TO 20 BELOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY…SUNNY. VERY COLD. HIGH AROUND 10. NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH. WIND CHILL READINGS 15 TO 20 BELOW.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW 5 TO 10 BELOW. NORTHWEST WIND NEAR 10 MPH.

THURSDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH 15 TO 20. NORTHEAST WIND NEAR 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.

THURSDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. NOT AS COLD. LOW 5 TO 10 ABOVE.

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

(Podcast) Skyscan Weather forecast, 2/16/2015

Podcasts, Weather

February 16th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

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

KJAN listening area weather forecast: Mon., 2/16/15

Weather

February 16th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

402 AM CST MON FEB 16 2015

EARLY THIS MORNING…CLOUDY. SOUTH WIND NEAR 5 MPH.

TODAY…CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. WARMER. HIGH IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTHWEST WIND NEAR 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW AROUND 10. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

TUESDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. HIGH 15 TO 20. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.

TUESDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY…COLDER. LOW NEAR ZERO. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. WIND CHILL READINGS AROUND 15 BELOW.

WEDNESDAY…SUNNY. HIGH AROUND 10. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH. WIND CHILL READINGS 15 TO 20 BELOW.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW ZERO TO 5 BELOW.

THURSDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGH AROUND 15.

NWS forecast for Atlantic & the KJAN listening area, 2/15/2015

Weather

February 15th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Wind chill values as low as -10. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Washington’s Birthday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Wind chill values as low as zero. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values as low as zero. North northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. Blustery.
Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 11.

(Podcast) Skyscan Weather forecast, 2/13/2015

Podcasts, Weather

February 13th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

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

NWS/KJAN listening area weather forecast: 2/13/2015

Weather

February 13th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

351 AM CST FRI FEB 13 2015

EARLY THIS MORNING…MOSTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COLD. SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

TODAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. WARMER. HIGH IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT…CLOUDY UNTIL EARLY MORNING…THEN A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING. LOW 15 TO 20. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SATURDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. BREEZY…COLDER. HIGH 15 TO 20. NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.

SATURDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. COLDER. LOW ZERO TO 5 ABOVE. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

SUNDAY…CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW. HIGH AROUND 15. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW 5 TO 10 ABOVE.

WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. HIGH IN THE UPPER 20S.