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KJAN listening area forecast from the NWS: 10/7/2014

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October 7th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

345 AM CDT TUE OCT 7 2014

EARLY THIS MORNING…PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES. WEST WIND NEAR 10 MPH.

TODAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES THROUGH MID MORNING. HIGH IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

TONIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WIND NEAR 10 MPH.

WEDNESDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WIND NEAR 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT…THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.

THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

(Podcast) Skyscan Forecast: Mon., 10/6/2014

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October 6th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

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

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NWS/KJAN listening area forecast: 10/5/2014

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October 6th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

345 AM CDT MON OCT 6 2014

EARLY THIS MORNING…LIGHT SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. WEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.

TODAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH. TUESDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WIND NEAR 10 MPH.

WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WIND NEAR 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGH 62 TO 67. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.

KJAN listening area forecast: 10/5/2014

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October 5th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

415 AM CDT SUN OCT 5 2014

EARLY THIS MORNING…MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SPRINKLES. SOUTHWEST WIND NEAR 5 MPH.

TODAY…PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SPRINKLES THROUGH MID MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WARMER. HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE EVENING…THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN BEFORE MIDNIGHT AND EARLY MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY IN THE MORNING. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.

MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 60S. WEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

MONDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW AROUND 50. WEST WIND NEAR 10 MPH.

TUESDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH AROUND 70. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGH IN THE MID 60S.

THURSDAY…PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH IN THE LOWER 60S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.

Skyscan Forecast for Atlantic – Sat., Oct. 4 2014

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October 4th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

A FREEZE WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8-a.m.

Today: Sunny & breezy. High near 51. W/NW wind @ 15-25.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. SW wind around 5 mph.

Sunday: Mo. Sunny & breezy w/a slight chance of afternoon shwrs. High 64.W/NW @ 15-25.
Sun. Night: Mo. Cldy w/a slight chance of shwrs thru midnight. Low 46. W @ 5-10.

Monday: Mostly sunny & breezy. High near 64. W @ 10-20mph w/gusts to 25.
Mon. Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

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Friday’s High in Atlantic was 48. Our Low this morning (as of 7-a.m. & 24-hour low), was 32.  Last year was reached 79 for a High on this date, the Low was 42. All-time record High in Atlantic for Oct. 4th was 90 in 1938 & 2005. The all-time Low was 20, in 1961.

Sunrise today is at 7:19. Sunset is 6:57.

Freeze Warning in effect today from 4-am to 8-am (10/4/14)

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October 4th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

A FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 8 AM CDT SATURDAY… *

TEMPERATURES WILL DROP THROUGHOUT THE EARLY MORNING HOURS WITH THE COLDEST TEMPERATURES OCCURRING BETWEEN 4 AM THROUGH JUST AFTER SUNRISE.

Freeze Warning for counties in purple until 8am today (10/4)

Freeze Warning for counties in purple until 8am today (10/4)

TEMPERATURES WILL DROP INTO THE LOWER 30S AROUND 4 AM AND REMAIN BELOW FREEZING THROUGH EARLY MORNING. IF LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING AREA CAN CLEAR OUT IT IS POSSIBLE THAT TEMPERATURES COULD FALL INTO THE UPPER 20S FOR A PERIOD OF AN HOUR OR TWO.

TENDER VEGETATION WILL BE IMPACTED…INCLUDING ANY LATE SEASON GARDENS OR OUTDOOR PLANTS.

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

KJAN listening area weather forecast: Sat., 10/4/2014

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October 4th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

345 AM CDT SAT OCT 4 2014

A FREEZE WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM CDT THIS MORNING FOR THE ENTIRE KJAN LISTENING AREA.

EARLY THIS MORNING…MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. WEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

TODAY...SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.

TONIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WIND NEAR 5 MPH.

SUNDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. WARMER. HIGH IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WIND NEAR 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUNDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT…THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOW IN THE MID 40S. WEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

MONDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. HIGH IN THE MID 60S. WEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE MID 40S.

TUESDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 60S.

NWS forecast for Cass & area Counties in IA: 10/3/2014

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October 3rd, 2014 by Ric Hanson

Early This Morning Partly cloudy. Breezy…colder. Northwest wind 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Today Mostly sunny. Breezy…cooler. High in the lower 50s. Northwest wind 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
Tonight Mostly clear. Breezy…colder. Low in the lower 30s. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph through midnight.

Saturday Sunny. High in the lower 50s. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Saturday Night Partly cloudy. Low in the upper 30s. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday Mostly sunny. Warmer. High in the lower 60s. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night Through Monday Night Partly cloudy. Low in the mid 40s. High in the lower 60s.

Wind Advisory in effect for parts of western IA

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October 3rd, 2014 by Ric Hanson

FOR: MONONA-HARRISON-SAC-CRAWFORD & CARROLL COUNTIES
346 AM CDT FRI OCT 3 2014

WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA/VALLEY HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE MORNING AND THEN DECREASE TOWARD EVENING. WINDS WILL INCREASE INTO THE 25 TO 35 MPH RANGE WITH
SOME GUSTS OVER 40 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS BETWEEN 30 TO 39 MPH OR GUSTS BETWEEN 45 TO 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT…ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

Freeze Watch for parts of western IA from 2am-8am Saturday

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October 3rd, 2014 by Ric Hanson

AREA COUNTIES: SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MONONA & HARRISON 346 AM CDT FRI OCT 3 2014

FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 2-A.M. SATURDAY THROUGH 8-A.M. SATURDAY.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA/VALLEY HAS ISSUED A FREEZE WATCH, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO DROP INTO THE UPPER 20S AND LOWER 30S AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. TENDER VEGETATION MAY BE IMPACTED. THIS WOULD INCLUDE ANY LATE SEASON GARDENS OR OUTDOOR PLANTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… A FREEZE WATCH MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE POSSIBLE. THESE CONDITIONS COULD KILL CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.