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Wind Chill Advisory cancelled for west central IA

Weather

January 9th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

CRAWFORD-CARROLL-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS COUNTIES…
920 AM CST FRI JAN 9 2015

…WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS CANCELLED…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS CANCELLED THE WIND CHILL ADVISORY.

WIND CHILL VALUES HAVE RISEN TO BETWEEN 10 AND 20 BELOW WHICH IS ABOVE ADVISORY CRITERIA. AS A RESULT THE WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS CANCELLED.

Wind Chill Advisory Cancelled for parts of western Iowa.

Weather

January 9th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTIES:

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA/VALLEY HAS CANCELLED THE WIND CHILL ADVISORY.

WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES ARE COLD…IN THE 7 BELOW TO 18 BELOW ZERO RANGE…BUT THESE ARE NOT AT ADVISORY LEVELS. THUS THE WIND CHILL ADVISORY WHICH WAS IN EFFECT HAS BEEN CANCELED.

CRAWFORD-CARROLL-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS COUNTIES:

WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY…

(Podcast) Skyscan Weather Forecast, 1/9/2015

Podcasts, Weather

January 9th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

The Freese-Notis forecast and weather info. for Atlantic.

Winter weather update 5:45-a.m. 1/9/15

Weather

January 9th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

AREA COUNTIES: MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE.

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CST THIS MORNING.

* WIND CHILL VALUES…RANGING FROM 15 TO 25 BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS…FROSTBITE CAN OCCUR IN 30 MINUTES OR LESS IN THESE CONDITIONS.

AREA COUNTIES: CRAWFORD-CARROLL-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS.

WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY
…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* TIMING…TEMPERATURES AND WIND CHILLS WILL BE DANGEROUSLY LOW THIS MORNING THEN IMPROVE SOMEWHAT BY NOON.

* WINDS…NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES/WIND CHILL VALUES…LOW TEMPERATURES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS BELOW ZERO…WITH WIND CHILLS 20 TO 25 BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS…FROST BITE WILL OCCUR IF APPROPRIATE PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

Wind Chill Advisory continues for parts of western IA until 11-a.m. Fri.

Weather

January 9th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTIES:
330 AM CST FRI JAN 9 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CST THIS MORNING…

* WIND CHILL VALUES…RANGING FROM 15 TO 25 BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS…FROSTBITE CAN OCCUR IN 30 MINUTES OR LESS IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

(Update) Winter Weather Advisory in effect until Noon 1/9/15

Weather

January 9th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-CRAWFORD-CARROLL COUNTIES:
258 AM CST FRI JAN 9 2015

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR COLD AND BLOWING SNOW…WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY.

* SHORT TERM TRENDS…ISOLATED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL END BEFORE SUNRISE. WINDS WILL SLOWLY DIMINISH BUT REMAIN BRISK AND GUSTY THROUGH THE MORNING. WIND CHILLS WILL CONTINUE TO FALL FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS…THEN INCREASE BY LATE MORNING.

* WINDS…NORTHWEST AT 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH…DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH BY LATE MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES/WIND CHILL VALUES…TEMPERATURES WILL FALL TO AROUND ZERO ACROSS MOST OF THE AREA BY SUNRISE. WIND CHILLS WILL BOTTOM OUT AROUND 20 BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS…FROST BITE CAN OCCUR IN 15 TO 30 MINUTES. PLEASE DRESS APPROPRIATELY INCLUDING HATS AND GLOVES. THE GUSTY WINDS WILL ALSO CAUSE SOME MINOR BLOWING SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT ROADS THIS MORNING.

NWS weather forecast for Cass & area Counties, 1/9/15

Weather

January 9th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

345 AM CST FRI JAN 9 2015

EARLY THIS MORNING…MOSTLY CLEAR. VERY COLD. BREEZY. NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. WIND CHILL READINGS AROUND 15 BELOW.

TODAY…SUNNY. VERY COLD. BREEZY. HIGH AROUND 10. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. WIND CHILL READINGS 15 TO 20 BELOW.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. BITTERLY COLD. LOW ZERO TO 5 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. WIND CHILL READINGS AROUND 15 BELOW.

SATURDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. VERY COLD. BREEZY. HIGH IN THE MID 20S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. LOWEST WIND CHILL READINGS 15 TO 20 BELOW IN THE MORNING.

SUNDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.

MONDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. COLDER. HIGH 10 TO 15.

Wind Chill Advisory Issued for some Western IA Counties

Weather

January 8th, 2015 by Chris Parks

POTTAWATTAMIE-HARRISON-SHELBY-MONONA Counties


...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 AM CST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA/VALLEY HAS ISSUED A WIND
CHILL ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 11 AM CST
FRIDAY.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...LATER TONIGHT 15 TO 25 BELOW ZERO.

* OTHER IMPACTS...THIS COULD LEAD TO FROST BITE OR HYPOTHERMIA 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.

Winter Weather Advisory in place for short period this evening.

Weather

January 8th, 2015 by Chris Parks

AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUDUBON...EXIRA...GUTHRIE CENTER...
PANORA...BAYARD...CASEY...PERRY...WAUKEE...ADEL...DES MOINES...
NEWTON...GRINNELL
352 PM CST THU JAN 8 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM
CST THIS EVENING.

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL MOVE INTO CENTRAL
  IOWA THROUGH THE EVENING COMMUTE. THE SNOW SHOWERS COMBINED WITH
  A STRONG NORTHWEST WIND AT 20 TO 35 MPH AND GUSTS TO 40 MPH OR
  MORE WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES. AS COLDER AIR PUSHES IN...WIND
  CHILLS WILL BEGIN TO DROP TO NEAR 20 BELOW ZERO.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW...LESS THAN AN INCH.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...A GUSTY NORTHWEST AT 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS
  TO 40 MPH COMBINED WITH FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE
  VISIBILITIES TO BELOW HALF A MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

Winter Weather Advisory in effect for parts of western IA

Weather

January 8th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

AREA COUNTIES: SAC-CRAWFORD-CARROLL
1135 AM CST THU JAN 8 2015

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST FRIDAY…

THE ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR MONONA COUNTY UNTIL 6-PM TODAY (THURSDAY)

* SHORT TERM TRENDS…LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE ACROSS NORTHERN IOWA THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. A STRONG COLD FRONT IS ABOUT TO ENTER NORTHWEST IOWA THEN MOVE ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. THE FRONT WILL SWITCH WINDS AROUND TO THE NORTHWEST AND INCREASE IN BOTH SPEED AND WIND GUSTS. THIS WILL LEAD TO BLOWING SNOW WHICH WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES. AS COLDER AIR PUSHES IN…WIND CHILLS WILL BEGIN TO DROP TO NEAR 20 BELOW ZERO.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW…AROUND AN INCH OR LESS.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY…A GUSTY SOUTHWEST WIND AT 20 TO 30 MPH WILL TURN TO THE NORTHWEST AND INCREASE TO 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH OR MORE LATER THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO BELOW HALF A MILE AT TIMES THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. LOCALLY VISIBILITIES MAY DROP TO A
QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING…ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.