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Dense fog continues across west-central/central IA this morning

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September 18th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

639 AM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

…AREAS OF FOG DENSE IN PLACES…

CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS HAVE ALLOWED THE TEMPERATURE TO DROP RAPIDLY OVERNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG HAVE FORMED…ESPECIALLY IN LOW LYING AREAS AND IN RIVER VALLEYS…WITH VISIBILITY REDUCED TO UNDER ONE QUARTER MILE IN A FEW LOCATIONS. PATCHY DENSE FOG IS MOST WIDESPREAD SOUTH OF U.S. HIGHWAY 20. MOTORISTS SHOULD BE
AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUDDEN VISIBILITY CHANGES AND ALLOW FOR EXTRA TRAVEL TIME TO REACH THEIR DESTINATION.

THE FOG WILL BEGIN LIFTING SHORTLY AFTER SUNRISE AND DISSIPATE BY MID MORNING.

Beware of dense fog this morning (9/18/14)

Weather

September 18th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

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

…PATCHY DENSE FOG IN LOW LYING AREAS…

CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS HAVE ALLOWED THE TEMPERATURE TO DROP RAPIDLY OVERNIGHT. PATCHY FOG HAS FORMED…ESPECIALLY IN LOW LYING AREAS AND IN RIVER VALLEYS…WITH VISIBILITY REDUCED TO UNDER ONE QUARTER MILE IN A FEW LOCATIONS. MOTORISTS SHOULD BE AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUDDEN VISIBILITY CHANGES AND ALLOW FOR EXTRA TRAVEL TIME TO REACH THEIR DESTINATION.

NWS/KJAN listening area weather forecast – 9/18/14

Weather

September 18th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

345 AM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

EARLY THIS MORNING…PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. EAST WIND NEAR 5 MPH.

TODAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG THROUGH MID MORNING. HIGH IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

TONIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL EARLY MORNING…THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING. LOW IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING…THEN MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGH IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.

FRIDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT…THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOW IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

SATURDAY…PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE LOWER 80S. WEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

SUNDAY…MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGH IN THE MID 70S.

(Podcast) Skyscan Forecast – Wed., 9/17/2014

Podcasts, Weather

September 17th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

The Freese-Notis forecast for Atlantic & the KJAN listening area, and weather information for Atlantic.

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NWS Forecast for Atlantic & the KJAN listening area – 9/17/14

Weather

September 17th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

(Updated 4-a.m.)

Today – Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight – Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind 3 to 5 mph.

Thursday – Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night – A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.

Friday – Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy, with a south wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday Night – A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Breezy. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Saturday – Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%

(Podcast) Skyscan Forecast: Tue., Sept. 16 2014

Podcasts, Weather

September 16th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

The Freese-Notis forecast for Atlantic & the KJAN listening area, and weather information for Atlantic.

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NWS/KJAN listening area forecast: Tue., 9/16/14

Weather

September 16th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

4:00 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

EARLY THIS MORNING…CLEAR…COLDER. PATCHY FOG. LIGHT WIND.

TODAY…SUNNY. PATCHY FOG THROUGH MID MORNING. HIGH IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WIND NEAR 10 MPH.

TONIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. LOW IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WIND AROUND 5 MPH.

WEDNESDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY…PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE MID 50S. HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

THURSDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE LOWER 60S.

FRIDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 80S.

24-hour rainfall (ending 7-a.m. Mon., 9/15/14)

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September 15th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

Atlantic (@ KJAN), .32″;  Massena, .33″;  1.5-miles S. of Avoca, .35″; Oakland, .4″; Henderson, .28″.

(Will be updated during the morning)

(Podcast) Skyscan Forecast: Mon., 9/15/2014

Podcasts, Weather

September 15th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

The (podcast) Freese-Notis forecast and weather information (including precip/HI-LO temps) for Atlantic.

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KJAN listening area forecast: 9/15/2014

Weather

September 15th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

345 AM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

EARLY THIS MORNING…OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. NORTHEAST WIND NEAR 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.

TODAY…CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MID MORNING…THEN PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS BEFORE NOON. MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. LOW IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WIND NEAR 5 MPH THROUGH MIDNIGHT BECOMING LIGHT.

TUESDAY...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG THROUGH MID MORNING. HIGH IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WIND NEAR 5 MPH.

TUESDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR THROUGH MIDNIGHT…THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WIND AROUND 5 MPH.

WEDNESDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 5 MPH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY…PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S.