KJAN Weather

Local Radar

Monthly Local Weather Information:
January May September
February June October
March July November
April August December

 

View Weather Announcements

Wind Advisory in effect until 6-a.m. Sunday for parts of western IA

Weather

December 29th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-COUNTIES

306 AM CST SUN DEC 29 2013

…WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST EARLY THIS MORNING…

* WINDS…NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE UNTIL AROUND 6 AM CST.

* IMPACTS…WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT… ESPECIALLY FOR LIGHT WEIGHT AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

Skyscan Forecast 12-28-2013

Podcasts, Weather

December 28th, 2013 by Chris Parks

Today:  Sunny, with a high near 53. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tonight: A slight chance of snow showers and freezing drizzle before midnight, then a chance of flurries and freezing drizzle between midnight and 3am, then scattered flurries after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest 20 to 25 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny and cold, with a temperature falling to around 3 by 9am. Wind chill values as low as -20. Windy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Sunday Night:  Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -15. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable.

Monday:  Partly sunny, with a high near 14. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.

New Year’s Day: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16.

Play

(Podcast) Skyscan Weather Forecast: Fri., Dec. 27 2013

Podcasts, Weather

December 27th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

The (podcast) Freese-Notis weather forecast for the KJAN listening area and weather information for Atlantic from KJAN News Director Ric Hanson.

Play

NWS Forecast for Cass & area Counties in IA: 12/27/13

Weather

December 27th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

350 AM CST FRI DEC 27 2013

TODAY…SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE MID 20S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

SATURDAY…SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

SATURDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. BREEZY…COLDER. SCATTERED FLURRIES AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOW 5 TO 10 ABOVE. WEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUNDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. MUCH COLDER. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN THE MORNING. HIGH 5 TO 10 ABOVE. NORTH WIND 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN THE MORNING.

SUNDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW ZERO TO 5 BELOW.

MONDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGH AROUND 15.

(Podcast) Skyscan Weather Forecast: Thu., Dec. 26 2013

Podcasts, Weather

December 26th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

The (podcast) Freese-Notis weather forecast for the KJAN listening area and weather information for Atlantic from KJAN News Director Ric Hanson.

Play

KJAN listening area forecast from the Nat’l. Weather Service: 12/26/13

Weather

December 26th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

403 AM CST THU DEC 26 2013

TODAY...PARTLY SUNNY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON THEN CLEARING. HIGH IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

TONIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW 15 TO 20. WEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

FRIDAY…SUNNY. HIGH AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

FRIDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE MID 20S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

SATURDAY…SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

SATURDAY NIGHT…CLOUDY…BREEZY…COLDER. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FREEZING DRIZZLE AND FLURRIES AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOW 5 TO 10 ABOVE.

SUNDAY…CLOUDY…BREEZY. MUCH COLDER. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN THE MORNING. HIGH 10 TO 15.

SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOW NEAR ZERO. HIGH AROUND 15.

(podcast) Skyscan Forecast: 12/25/13

Podcasts, Weather

December 25th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

The National Weather Service forecast for the KJAN listening area and weather information for Atlantic from KJAN News Director, Ric Hanson.

Play

NWS Forecast for the KJAN listening area: Christmas Day, 2013

Weather

December 25th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

346 AM CST WED DEC 25 2013

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

TONIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW 10 TO 15. WEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

THURSDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY. LOW 15 TO 20. WEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

FRIDAY…SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

FRIDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW IN THE MID 20S.

SATURDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 30S.

Wind Chill Advisory cancelled

Weather

December 24th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

1038 AM CST TUE DEC 24 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS CANCELLED THE WIND CHILL ADVISORY WHICH WAS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON.  WIND CHILLS HAVE CLIMBED ABOVE 20 BELOW LATE THIS MORNING AND WILL  CONTINUE TO IMPROVE AS TEMPERATURES WARM INTO THE AFTERNOON.

THERE ARE CURRENTLY NO ADVISORIES IN EFFECT FOR THE KJAN LISTENING AREA.

Wind Chill Advisory for far west/sw IA cancelled

Weather

December 24th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

COUNTIES: MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-PAGE

821 AM CST TUE DEC 24 2013

…WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS CANCELLED…

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

TEMPERATURES ARE BELOW ZERO IN PARTS OF WESTERN IOWA THIS
MORNING…BUT WIND SPEEDS ARE AT OR BELOW 5 MPH…PRODUCING WIND
CHILLS IN THE UPPER SINGLE DIGITS TO LOWER TEENS. WITH WIND CHILLS
NO LONGER REACHING DANGEROUSLY COLD READINGS…THE WIND CHILL
ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED.