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Area forecast for Cass & surrounding counties: Sun., 2/9/14

Weather

February 9th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

Today: Mostly cloudy. Colder. Scattered flurries in the late morning and early afternoon. High around 10. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight: Partly cloudy. Bitterly cold. Low 10 to 15 below. North wind near 10 mph. Wind chill readings 15 below to 25 below zero.**Wind Chill Advisory in effect from Midnight until 11-am Monday.**

Monday: Mostly sunny. Very cold. High 5 to 10 above. North wind near 5 mph. Lowest wind chill readings 15 below to 25 below zero in the morning.
Monday Night: Mostly cloudy. Low 5 to 10 below. Light wind becoming southeast up to 5 mph after midnight. Wind chill readings around 15 below.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny. High around 15. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Lowest wind chill readings around 15 below in the morning.
Tuesday Night And Wednesday: Mostly cloudy. Not as cold. Low around 10. High 15 to 31.

Wind Chill Advisory Midnight Sunday until 11-a.m. Monday

Weather

February 9th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

ISSUED 340 AM CST SUN FEB 9 2014

AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-ADAMS-UNION-TAYLOR-AND RINGGOLD COUNTIES….WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 11 AM CST MONDAY

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 11 AM CST MONDAY. BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS CAN BE EXPECTED AFTER MIDNIGHT THROUGH LATE MONDAY MORNING.

NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 5 TO 15 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED OVERNIGHT TONIGHT AND EARLY MONDAY MORNING. TEMPERATURES WILL DROP TO NEAR 10 BELOW BY MONDAY MORNING. WIND CHILL VALUES WILL RANGE FROM NEAR 20 TO 25 BELOW BY MORNING AND SLOWLY MODERATE BY LATE MORNING.

NWS forecast for Atlantic: Sat., Feb. 8th 2014

Weather

February 8th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

Today: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as zero. South wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly between 9pm and 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -5. North wind 7 to 9 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Wind chill values as low as -15. North wind 9 to 13 mph.
Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -11. Wind chill values as low as -25. North wind 6 to 10 mph.

Monday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.

(Podcast) Skyscan Forecast: Friday, Feb. 7 2014

Podcasts, Weather

February 7th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

**Wind Chill Advisory in effect until 9-a.m.**Here’s the (Podcast) Freese-Notis Skyscan Weather forecast for Atlantic and the KJAN listening area, and weather information for Atlantic from KJAN News Director Ric Hanson…

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NWS forecast for Cass & area Counties

Weather

February 7th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

346 AM CST FRI FEB 7 2014

WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING

EARLY THIS MORNING…PARTLY CLOUDY. BITTERLY COLD. SOUTHWEST WIND NEAR 5 MPH. WIND CHILL READINGS 15 TO 20 BELOW.

TODAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. VERY COLD. HIGH AROUND 15. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. LOWEST WIND CHILL READINGS 15 BELOW TO 25 BELOW ZERO IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT...CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW BEFORE MIDNIGHT AND EARLY MORNING. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING. NOT AS COLD. LOW ZERO TO 5 ABOVE. SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF SNOW 50 PERCENT.

SATURDAY…CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE MORNING…THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGH IN THE LOWER 20S. SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SNOW 50 PERCENT.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW ZERO TO 5 BELOW. HIGH 15 TO 20. NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. WIND CHILL READINGS AROUND 15 BELOW.

SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW AROUND 10 BELOW. HIGH AROUND 10.

Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until 9-a.m. Friday

Weather

February 7th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

336 AM CST FRI FEB 7 2014

AREA COUNTIES…SAC-CARROLL-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-ADAMS-UNION-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD: A WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING.

LOW TEMPERATURES WILL RANGE FROM 5 TO 10 BELOW ZERO. WIND CHILL READINGS OF 15 BELOW TO NEAR 30 BELOW ZERO CAN BE EXPECTED WITH THE COLDEST READINGS NORTH AROUND DAYBREAK.

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.

Snow possible in western IA this afternoon

Weather

February 6th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

338 PM CST THU FEB 6 2014
MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-
338 PM CST THU FEB 6 2014

.NOW...
THERE IS A PATCH OF SOME LIGHT SNOW AND FLURRIES MOVING THROUGH
PARTS OF EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA AND WEST CENTRAL IOWA.
VISIBILITIES MAY BE REDUCED FOR A BRIEF TIME DOWN TO 2 OR 3 MILES.
THE PATCH IS FAST MOVING...SO SHOULD QUICKLY PASS.

Wind Chill Advisory midnight Thu. thru 9-a.m. Friday

Weather

February 6th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

AREA COUNTIES: SAC-CARROLL-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-ADAMS-UNION-333 PM CST THU FEB 6 2014

…WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM CST FRIDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM CST FRIDAY.

* TIMING…OVERNIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING

* WINDS…WEST WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GRADUALLY SHIFT SOUTHWEST OVERNIGHT AND DECREASE TO 5 TO 10 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES/WIND CHILL VALUES…LOW TEMPERATURES WILL RANGE FROM 5 TO 10 BELOW ZERO AND WIND CHILL READINGS OF 20 TO NEAR 30 BELOW ZERO CAN BE EXPECTED.

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 forecast for Cass & area Counties: 2/6/14

Weather

February 6th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

346 AM CST THU FEB 6 2014

…WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY…

EARLY THIS MORNING…CLEAR. BITTERLY COLD. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. WIND CHILL READINGS 15 BELOW TO 25 BELOW ZERO.

TODAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. VERY COLD. HIGH 5 TO 10 ABOVE. WEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. LOWEST WIND CHILL READINGS 20 BELOW TO 30 BELOW ZERO IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. BITTERLY COLD. LOW 5 TO 10 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. WIND CHILL READINGS 15 TO 20 BELOW.

FRIDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. VERY COLD. HIGH AROUND 15. SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. LOWEST WIND CHILL READINGS 15 TO 20 BELOW IN THE MORNING.

FRIDAY NIGHT…CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW. NOT AS COLD. LOW 5 TO 10 ABOVE. SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.

SATURDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW. HIGH IN THE LOWER 20S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW ZERO TO 5 BELOW. HIGH 15 TO 20.

Wind Chill Advisories remain in effect this morning (2/6/14)

Weather

February 6th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

SAC-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-ADAMS-UNION-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD COUNTIES: WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAYMONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT- PAGE COUNTIES: WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CST THIS MORNING.

* SHORT TERM TRENDS…WIND CHILL VALUES OF 20 TO 25 BELOW ZERO ARE CURRENTLY OCCURRING…WITH SOME READINGS AS LOW AS 30 BELOW ZERO. WIND CHILL VALUES WILL CONTINUE TO FALL THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS AS TEMPERATURES ALSO COOL…WITH THE COLDEST READINGS NEAR SUNRISE.

* WIND…WINDS WILL REMAIN NORTHWEST TO WESTERLY AROUND 10 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES/WIND CHILL VALUES…LOW TEMPERATURES TONIGHT WILL RANGE FROM 10 BELOW TO 15 BELOW. WIND CHILL VALUES WILL BE 20 TO 30 BELOW ZERO. WIND CHILL VALUES WILL OCCASIONALLY DROP BELOW 30 BELOW ZERO AT TIMES IN THE EARLY MORNING HOURS…ESPECIALLY IN THE NORTH.