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(Podcast) Skyscan Forecast: Mon., Jan. 28th 2013

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January 28th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

Here’s the Freese-Notis (podcast) Skyscan Forecast for the KJAN listening area and weather data for Atlantic….

NWS Forecast for Cass & area Counties in Iowa: Jan 28th 2013

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January 28th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY

TODAY…CLOUDY. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING…THEN PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF DRIZZLE IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGH IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND NEAR 10 MPH.

TONIGHT…CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS BEFORE MIDNIGHT AND EARLY MORNING. LOW IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.

TUESDAY…CLOUDY. HIGH IN THE MID 40S. TEMPERATURE STEADY OR SLOWLY FALLING IN THE AFTERNOON. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

TUESDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY. MUCH COLDER. SCATTERED FLURRIES. LOW IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. MUCH COLDER. SCATTERED FLURRIES. HIGH IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY…PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW 5 TO 10 ABOVE. HIGH 10 TO 15.

NWS Forecast for Atlantic & the surrounding area: Sun., Jan. 27th 2013

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January 27th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

The 24-hour high in Atlantic ending at 7-a.m. Sunday (today) was 44 degrees. The 24-hour Low was 9. At 7-a.m. it was 39-degrees & there was light rain. 24-hour rainfall in Atlantic was .14″.

Today: Rain before noon, then occasional drizzle between noon and 3pm, then a chance of rain or drizzle after 3pm. High near 46. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 9pm. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 33. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Tuesday: A slight chance of rain and sleet before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery.

Freezing Rain Advisory Continues until 3-p.m. today (Sunday)

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January 27th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

Counties: Audubon, Guthrie, Crawford, Carroll & Madison… 356 AM CST SUN JAN 27 2013

FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON

FREEZING RAIN OVER SOUTHWEST IOWA WILL CONTINUE TO OVERSPREAD ALL OF CENTRAL IOWA BY 9 AM. THE FREEZING RAIN WILL TRANSITION TO ALL RAIN BY MIDDAY FOR AREAS SOUTHWEST OF A LINE FROM TAMA TO FORT DODGE.

ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF AROUND ONE TENTH OF AN INCH ARE LIKELY…WITH SPOTTY AMOUNTS UP TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH POSSIBLE.

ROADS WILL BECOME SLIPPERY QUICKLY WITH GROUND TEMPERATURES WELL BELOW FREEZING. AIR TEMPERATURES WILL GRADUALLY WARM ABOVE FREEZING BY MID TO LATE SUNDAY MORNING…BUT THE COLD GROUND TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY TAKE SEVERAL HOURS LONGER TO WARM…PROLONGING THE THREAT OF SLICK ROADS.

Freezing Rain Advisory extended from 3-a.m. Sunday until 3-p.m

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January 26th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

COUNTIES IN THE KJAN LISTENING AREA CRAWFORD-CARROLL-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-MADISON 301 PM CST SAT JAN 26 2013

FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 3 PM CST SUNDAY

AREAS OF FREEZING RAIN WILL BEGIN LATE TONIGHT BETWEEN 300 AM SUNDAY TO 600 AM SUNDAY, AND CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF THE MORNING HOURS SUNDAY BEFORE THE PRECIPITATION TRANSITIONS TO ALL RAIN BY MIDDAY. ICE ACCUMULATION WILL LIKELY BE AROUND ONE TENTH OF AN INCH. SPOTTY AMOUNTS OF UP TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE.

ROADS WILL BECOME SLIPPERY QUICKLY WITH GROUND TEMPERATURES WELL BELOW FREEZING. SURFACE TEMPERATURES MAY WARM ABOVE FREEZING MID TO LATE SUNDAY MORNING…BUT THE COLD GROUND TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY TAKE SEVERAL HOURS LONGER TO WARM.

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

Freezing Rain Advisory Sunday (3-a.m. to Noon), Jan. 27th 2013

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January 26th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

COUNTIES IN THE KJAN LISTENING AREA: CRAWFORD-CARROLL-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-    DALLAS-MADISON….
335 AM CST SAT JAN 26 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO NOON CST SUNDAY. FREEZING RAIN WILL BEGIN LATE  TONIGHT (SATURDAY) BETWEEN 300 AND 600 AM.  ICE ACCUMULATION WILL LIKELY AROUND ONE TENTH OF AN INCH. SPOTTY AMOUNTS OF UP TO TWO TENTHS  OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE.

ROADS WILL LIKELY BECOME SLIPPERY QUICKLY AS THE GROUND TEMPERATURES WILL BE WELL BELOW FREEZING. SURFACE  TEMPERATURES MAY WARM ABOVE FREEZING IN THE MORNING SUNDAY…BUT THE COLD GROUND WILL LIKELY TAKE SEVERAL HOURS LONGER TO WARM.

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

Skyscan Forecast (Podcast) – Friday, 1/25/13

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January 25th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

Here’s the podcast forecast for Atlantic & the KJAN listening area from Freese-Notis Meteorologist Harvey Freese, and weather data for Atlantic from KJAN News Director Ric Hanson…

The latest National Weather Service forecast for Cass & area Counties…

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January 25th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

349 AM CST FRI JAN 25 2013

TODAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. WARMER. HIGH IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.

TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW AROUND 10. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

SATURDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT…THEN CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. NOT AS COLD. LOW IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

SUNDAY…LIGHT RAIN AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING… THEN LIGHT RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGH AROUND 40. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.

SUNDAY NIGHT…CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. LOW IN THE LOWER 30S.

MONDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 40S.

MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOW IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGH IN THE LOWER 40S.

(Podcast) Skyscan Forecast: Thu., Jan. 24th 2013

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January 24th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

The Freese-Notis (podcast) forecast for Atlantic & the KJAN listening area, and weather data for Atlantic….

The latest NWS Forecast for Cass & area Counties….

Weather

January 24th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

355 AM CST THU JAN 24 2013

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

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COLD. LOW AROUND 15. SOUTH WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

FRIDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. WARMER. HIGH IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.

FRIDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW 5 TO 10 ABOVE. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SATURDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

SATURDAY NIGHT…CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH MIDNIGHT… THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AND SLEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. NOT AS COLD. LOW IN THE MID 20S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.

SUNDAYFREEZING RAIN AND SLEET LIKELY IN THE MORNING…THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGH IN THE UPPER 30S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.

SUNDAY NIGHT…CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN…LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. LOW IN THE UPPER 20S.

MONDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGH IN THE LOWER 40S.