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Severe Thunderstorm Warning: NW Harrison County until 1-p.m.

Weather

September 9th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NEBRASKA
1235 PM CDT FRI SEP 9 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN OMAHA HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…
NORTHWESTERN HARRISON COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN IOWA…
SOUTHEASTERN BURT COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL NEBRASKA…

* UNTIL 100 PM CDT

* AT 1234 PM CDT…A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 4 MILES EAST OF
TEKAMAH…OR 35 MILES NORTH OF OMAHA…MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

HAZARD…60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND NICKEL SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE…RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT…EXPECT DAMAGE TO ROOFS…SIDING…AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
TEKAMAH…MONDAMIN…PISGAH…MAGNOLIA…
LITTLE SIOUX AND PELICAN POINT STATE RECREATION AREA.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS…
HIGHWAY 75 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 129 AND 138.
INTERSTATE 29 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 86 AND 99.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

Significant Weather Advisory for Harrison County

Weather

September 9th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

1222 PM CDT FRI SEP 9 2016

SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN HARRISON COUNTY (IA) AND SOUTHEASTERN BURT COUNTY (NE) UNTIL 1245 PM CDT. AT 1222 PM CDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR TEKAMAH…OR 39 MILES NORTH OF OMAHA…MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH. DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
TEKAMAH…MONDAMIN…CRAIG…LITTLE SIOUX…PELICAN POINT STATE
RECREATION AREA AND SUMMIT LAKE STATE RECREATION AREA.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS…
HIGHWAY 75 IN NEBRASKA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 129 AND 138.
INTERSTATE 29 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 89 AND 99.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY…SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO
STATIONS AND AVAILABLE TELEVISION STATIONS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

Skyscan forecast & weather data for Atlantic: 9/9/16

Weather

September 9th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

Today: Areas of patchy fog this morning; Scattered showers & tstrms  High 80. S/SE @ 5-10.

Tonight: Shwrs & tstrms ending late. Low 58. SW-NW @ 5-10.

Tomorrow: Skies clearing by afternoon. High 75. NW @ 10-15.

Tom. Night: Mostly clear. Low 55.

Sunday: Mo. Sunny. High 79.

Monday: P/Cldy. High 82.

Thursday’s High in Atlantic was 85. Our was 69. Last year on this date, our High in Atlantic was 81 and the low was 53. The Record High in Atlantic on this date was 100 in 1893. The Record Low was 36 in 1959.

KJAN listening area weather forecast from the NWS: 9/9/16

Weather

September 9th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

EARLY THIS MORNING…MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SOUTH WIND AROUND 5 MPH.

TODAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG THROUGH MID MORNING. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING…THEN THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGH IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WIND NEAR 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS 70 PERCENT.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING…THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS BEFORE MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. COOLER. LOW IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH THROUGH MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS 70 PERCENT.

SATURDAY…SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.

SUNDAY…SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WIND 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

MONDAY…PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH AROUND 80.

Local Rainfall Totals at 7:00 am on Thursday, September 8

Ag/Outdoor, Weather

September 8th, 2016 by Jim Field

  • KJAN, Atlantic  .62.”
  • 7 miles NNE of Atlantic  .7″
  • Massena  1.08″
  • Elk Horn  .49″
  • Audubon  .42″
  • Oakland  .54″
  • Guthrie Center  .65″
  • Woodbine  .28″
  • Red Oak  1.13″
  • Villisca  .73″
  • Clarinda  .22″
  • Glenwood  .4″
  • Shenandoah  .27″
  • Denison  .13″
  • Carroll  .13″

Skyscan forecast & weather data for Atlantic: 9/8/16

Weather

September 8th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

Today: Areas of dense fog this morning thru 9-a.m; Mo. Sunny. High 83. W/NW @ 5-10.

Tonight: P/Cldy to Cldy w/a 30% chance of shwrs & tstrms late. Low 68. E @ 5/

Tomorrow: Shwrs & tstrms likely, mainly during the afternoon. High 78. S/SE @ 5-10.

Tom. Night: A 30% chance of shwrs & tstrms thru midnight. Low 58.

Saturday: Mo. Sunny. High 75.

Sunday: Mo. Sunny. High 79.

Wednesday’s High in Atlantic was 78.We received .62’ of rain. Our 24-hour Low was 65. Last year on this date, our High in Atlantic was 79 and the low was 53. The Record High in Atlantic on this date was 100 in 1947. The Record Low was 36 in 1986.

KJAN listening area forecast from the NWS, 9/8/16

Weather

September 8th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

321 AM CDT THU SEP 8 2016

EARLY THIS MORNING…MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF DENSE FOG. NORTHWEST WIND NEAR 5 MPH.

TODAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH MID MORNING. HIGH IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOW IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 5 MPH.

FRIDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING…THEN THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WIND AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS 70 PERCENT.

FRIDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH MIDNIGHT…THEN MOSTLY CLEAR AFTER MIDNIGHT. COOLER. LOW IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

SATURDAY…SUNNY. HIGH IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

SUNDAY…SUNNY. HIGH IN THE UPPER 70S.

Beware of dense fog in western/s.w. IA this morning (9/8)

Weather

September 8th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

SAC-MONONA-HARRISON-SHELBY-POTTAWATTAMIE-MILLS-MONTGOMERY-FREMONT-PAGE-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-CASS-ADAIR COUNTIES…316 AM CDT THU SEP 8 2016…

AREAS OF FOG WITH PATCHY DENSE FOG EARLY TODAY

IN THE WAKE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND RAIN EARLIER IN THE EVENING AREAS OF FOG HAVE BEEN DEVELOPING OVER PORTIONS OF WEST…SOUTHWEST…AND CENTRAL IOWA. VISIBILITY AT SOME LOCATION HAS ALREADY DROPPED TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS. EXPECT LOW VISIBILITY AT TIMES THROUGH JUST AFTER SUNRISE THIS THURSDAY MORNING.

IF YOU ARE TRAVELING EARLY TODAY…USE EXTRA CAUTION IF POCKETS OF DENSE FOG ARE ENCOUNTERED. SLOW DOWN…USE LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS…AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION SAFELY. BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT INTERSECTIONS…NEAR SCHOOL BUS STOPS… AND WHEN APPROACHING RAILROAD CROSSINGS. ONCOMING VEHICLES AND TRAINS MAY BE HIDDEN BY THE FOG.

THE FOG SHOULD BEGIN TO LIFT AFTER SUNRISE BUT MAY TAKE AN ADDITIONAL HOUR OR TWO TO FULLY GIVE WAY TO MORE SUNSHINE AND BRIGHTER SKIES.

Freese-Notis Skyscan Forecast & weather data for Atlantic, 9/7/16

Weather

September 7th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

Today: Variably cloudy skies w/scattered showers & thunderstorms. High 81. SW @ 10-15.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy w/scattered showers & thunderstorms. Low 68. S-SE @ 5-10.

Tomorrow: Clear to Partly Cloudy. High 83. NW @ 5-10.

Tom. Night: P/Cldy to Cldy w/scattered showers & t-storms. Low 68.

Friday: Mo. Cldy w/scatt. shwrs & tstrms. High 78.

Saturday: Mostly Sunny. High 75.

Sunday: Mo. Sunny. High 79.

Tuesday’s High in Atlantic was 91.Our 24-hour Low was 71. Last year on this date, our High in Atlantic was 84 and the low was 65. The Record High in Atlantic on this date was 98 in 1893. The Record Low was 34 in 1956.

KJAN listening area forecast from the NWS: Wed., 9/7/16

Weather

September 7th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

Today: Thunderstorms. High in the lower 80s. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 80 percent.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy with thunderstorms likely in the evening…then mostly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms before midnight and early morning. Partly cloudy early in the morning. Low in the lower 60s. South wind 5 to 10 mph shifting to the west after midnight. Chance of thunderstorms 60 percent.

Thursday: Mostly sunny. High in the lower 80s. North wind around 5 mph shifting to the northeast in the afternoon.

Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the mid 60s. Southeast wind near 5 mph.

Friday: Thunderstorms likely. High in the upper 70s. Chance of thunderstorms 70 percent.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Cooler. Low in the mid 50s.

Saturday: Sunny. High in the lower 70s.