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(Podcast) Skyscan Weather forecast, 7/17/2015

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July 17th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

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

NWS forecast for Atlantic and the area, 7/17/15

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July 17th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT from 1-pm to 7-pm

Today: Sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. North wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

Heat Advisory for Cass & area Counties 1-pm to 7pm today

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July 17th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-ADAMS-UNION-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD COUNTIES
357 AM CDT FRI JUL 17 2015

HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURE…90 TO 95 WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES NEAR 105 BY THIS
AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS…PEOPLE AND PETS MAY GET HEAT EXHAUSTION OR HEAT STROKE IF APPROPRIATE ACTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

Heat Advisories remain in effect this afternoon & Saturday

Weather

July 17th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-PAGE COUNTIES….

346 AM CDT FRI JUL 17 2015

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING. AND A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 8 PM CDT SATURDAY.

* TEMPERATURE…HEAT INDICES WILL RANGE FROM 100 TO NEAR 110 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON AND AGAIN SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS…ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES COMBINED WITH HIGH HUMIDITY WILL LEAD TO DANGEROUSLY HIGH HEAT INDEX VALUES TODAY AND SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS…STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM…STAY OUT OF THE SUN…AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.

 

Heat Advisories issued for s.w. IA Friday & Saturday

Weather

July 16th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-PAGE COUNTIES...

255 PM CDT THU JUL 16 2015

…HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 8 PM CDT FRIDAY…

…HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 8 PM CDT SATURDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA/VALLEY HAS ISSUED A HEAT ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 8 PM CDT FRIDAY. A HEAT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED FROM 2 PM TO 8 PM CDT SATURDAY.

* TEMPERATURE…HEAT INDICES WILL RANGE FROM 100 TO NEAR 110 DEGREES FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS…ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES COMBINED WITH HIGH HUMIDITY WILL LEAD TO DANGEROUSLY HIGH HEAT INDEX VALUES FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS…STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM…STAY OUT OF THE SUN…AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.

FLOOD WARNING for eastern Page County until 2:30-p.m.

Weather

July 16th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

834 AM CDT THU JUL 16 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING FOR EASTERN PAGE COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN IOWA UNTIL 230 PM CDT

* AT 831 AM CDT…REPORTING GAUGES INDICATE THAT THE EAST NODAWAY RIVER IS LIKELY FLOODING. PERSONS ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
CLARINDA…SHAMBAUGH…BRADDYVILLE AND HEPBURN.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES…BUCHANAN CREEK…EAST MILL CREEK…EAST NODAWAY RIVER.

Curtains of rain fell on S.W. IA overnight

News, Weather

July 16th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

Storms that pounded southwestern Iowa overnight into early this (Thursday) morning caused flash flooding in Clarinda and Shenandoah. The National Weather Service reports Clarinda had 5.27-inches of rain, with as much as two-inches of water covering the roads at times. Some locations near Clarinda reported 5.5-inches of rain.

Shenandoah also reported flash flooding on Highway 48 and other roads at around 5:15-a.m., after 4.64-inches of rain fell on the community. Bedford reported 4.22-inches, Villisca reported 3.50-inches. Three-miles west of Pacific Junction, a spotter reported 3.2-inches of rain. Three-miles northeast of Essex, 3-inches was reported. Emerson had 2.85-inches. In the Taylor County community of Blockton, 2.48-inches of rain had fallen as last report.

Treynor had 1.8-inches, Red Oak, 1.5-inches, and Massena recorded 1.69-inches of rain, while here in Atlantic at KJAN, we picked up 1.6-inches of rain. 1.25-inches of rain was reported, in Audubon.

FLASH FLOOD WARNING for Page County until 10:30-a.m.

Weather

July 16th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR PAGE COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN IOWA UNTIL 1030 AM CDT

* AT 623 AM CDT…HEAVY RAIN HAD ENDED…BUT FLOODING WAS LIKELY
CONTINUING IN RURAL AREAS. FLOODING HAD BEEN REPORTED AROUND
SHENANDOAH AND AROUND CLARINDA EARLIER. RADAR ESTIMATES SHOWED THAT FOUR TO EIGHT INCHES MAY HAVE OCCURRED ACROSS CENTRAL PAGE COUNTY SINCE LAST EVENING. THIS IS AN EXTENSION OF THE EARLIER WARNING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT COULD EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
CLARINDA…SHENANDOAH…ESSEX…COIN…COLLEGE SPRINGS…
SHAMBAUGH…YORKTOWN…NORTHBORO…HEPBURN AND PIERCE RECREATION AREA.

Flash Flood Watch continues for southern IA until 10-a.m.

Weather

July 16th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10-A.M. FOR THE FOLLOWING AREA COUNTIES: MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-PAGE-MADISON-ADAMS-UNION-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD.

SUCCESSIVE ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUE TO IMPACT SOUTHERN IOWA THIS MORNING. A WIDESPREAD ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN FELL OVERNIGHT WITH LOCALIZED POCKETS EXCEEDING 4 INCHES. AN ADDITIONAL ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE BEFORE THE
STORMS COME TO AN END LATER THIS MORNING.

(Podcast) Skyscan Weather forecast, 7/16/2015

Podcasts, Weather

July 16th, 2015 by Ric Hanson

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