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NWS forecast for the KJAN listening area, 1/15/16

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January 15th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

EARLY THIS MORNING…CLOUDY…BREEZY. ISOLATED FLURRIES. NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 MPH.
TODAY…CLOUDY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. BREEZY. MUCH COLDER. ISOLATED FLURRIES IN THE MORNING. HIGH IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
TONIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOW 5 TO 10 ABOVE. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
SATURDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. COLDER. HIGH AROUND 15. NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 MPH.
SATURDAY NIGHT…SNOW LIKELY. PATCHY BLOWING SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. COLDER. LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE. LOW 5 TO 10 BELOW. NORTH WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF SNOW 70 PERCENT. LOWEST WIND CHILL READINGS 15 TO 20 BELOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SUNDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. COLDER. HIGH NEAR ZERO. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. WIND CHILL READINGS 20 BELOW TO 30 BELOW ZERO.
SUNDAY NIGHT…MOSTLY CLEAR. LOW AROUND 10 BELOW.
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY…PARTLY SUNNY. HIGH AROUND 10.

NWS forecast for the KJAN listening area, 1/14/16

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January 14th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

331 AM CST THU JAN 14 2016

EARLY THIS MORNING…PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COLD. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.

TODAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

TONIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT…THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOW IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRIDAY…CLOUDY…BREEZY…COLDER. HIGH IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.

SATURDAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGH 10 TO 15. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.

SATURDAY NIGHT…CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW. COLDER. LOW 5 TO 10 BELOW.

SUNDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. COLDER. HIGH ZERO TO 5 ABOVE.

Skyscan forecast & weather data for Atlantic: 1/13/16

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January 13th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

Today: Partly Cloudy w/flurries possible this morning. High 35. SW @ 10-15.
Tonight: P/Cldy. Low 23. SW @ 5-10.
Tomorrow: P/Cldy. High around 43. W/SW @ 10-20
Tomorrow Night: P/Cldy to Cldy. Low 27.
Friday: P/Cldy to Cldy w/light snow or flurries possible in the morning. High 30.
Saturday: Mo. Cldy w/flurries. High 13.

Tuesday’s daytime High in Atlantic was 10. The temps rose overnight, so our 24-Hour High was 20. Our 24-hour Low ending at 7-a.m. today was 1. Last year on this date we reached 25 for a High and -10 was the low. The All-time Record High in Atlantic on this date was 62 in 1987, while the Record Low was -24 in 1916.

KJAN listening area forecast from the NWS: 1/13/2016

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January 13th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

EARLY THIS MORNING…MOSTLY CLOUDY. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
TODAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. MUCH WARMER. HIGH IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE MORNING.
TONIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COLD. LOW IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.
THURSDAY…SUNNY. HIGH IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.
THURSDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
FRIDAY…CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE MORNING. BREEZY…COLDER. HIGH IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
SATURDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. COLDER. HIGH AROUND 15.

Skyscan forecast & weather data for Atlantic: 1/12/16

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January 12th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

Today: Partly Cloudy. High 12. NW-W @ 10-20, diminishing late.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy. Low of 2 w/temps rising overnight into the upper teens. SE @ 5-10.
Wednesday: P/Cldy to Cldy w/flurries possible. High around 32. S/SW @ 10-15.
Wed. Night: P/Cldy. A nearly steady temperature around 28.
Thursday: P/Cldy. High near 42. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday: Mo. Cldy & windy, w/a 30% chance of light snow or flurries. High near 30.

Monday’s High in Atlantic was 33. Our 24-hour Low ending at 7-a.m. today was 2. Last year on this date we reached 17 for a High and -10 was the low. The All-time Record High in Atlantic on this date was 57 in 1961 & 1987, while the Record Low was
-27 in 1974.

KJAN listening area forecast from the NWS, updated 4:01-a.m. 1/12/16

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January 12th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

Early This Morning: Partly cloudy. Breezy. Northwest wind 15 to 25 mph.
Today: Mostly sunny. Very cold. Breezy. High 10 to 15. Northwest wind 5 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the morning.
Tonight: Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Low around 10. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Much warmer. High in the mid 30s. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy through midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Not as cold. Low in the mid 20s. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday: Sunny. High in the lower 40s. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday: Cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Breezy…colder. High in the upper 20s.

Skyscan forecast & weather data for Atlantic: 1/11/16

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January 11th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

Today: Partly Cloudy to Cloudy. High 25. Light snow or flurries. W @ 10-15.
Tonight: Mostly Cldy w/scattered light snow or flurries. Low 5. N @ 10-20.
Tomorrow: P/Cldy. High 12. NW @ 10-20.
Tom. Night: Mo. Cldy w/temps rising into the mid-teens.
Wednesday: P/Cldy to Cldy. High around 28.
Thursday: P/Cldy. High near 40.

Our 24-hour in Atlantic ending at 7-a.m. today was 14 (Sunday’s actual daytime High was 11). Our 24-hour ending at 7-a.m. today, was -8. Last year on this date we reached 39 for a High and 7 was the low. The All-time Record High in Atlantic on this date was 55 in 1986, while the Record Low was -22 in 1892.

NWS forecast for Cass & area Counties in IA: 1/11/16

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January 11th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

357 AM CST MON JAN 11 2016

EARLY THIS MORNING…MOSTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COLD. SOUTH WIND AROUND 5 MPH.

TODAY…MOSTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN THE MORNING. HIGH IN THE LOWER 20S. WEST WIND NEAR 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT…MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL EARLY MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING…THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS BEFORE MIDNIGHT. BREEZY. LOW 5 TO 10 ABOVE. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW 20 PERCENT.

TUESDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. COLDER. HIGH 10 TO 15. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.

TUESDAY NIGHT…PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOW 5 TO 10 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

WEDNESDAY…PARTLY SUNNY. MUCH WARMER. HIGH IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

THURSDAY…MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGH AROUND 40.

 

NWS forecast for Atlantic & the area, 1/10/16

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January 10th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

Today: Sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 13 by 1am. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday: Cloudy, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as 5. West wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Blustery, with a west wind 9 to 18 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Blustery.
Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

Saturday’s High in Atlantic was 10. Our 24-hour Low ending at 7-a.m. today was -7.

Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until 10-a.m. Sunday

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January 10th, 2016 by Ric Hanson

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS MORNING FOR THE STATE OF IOWA AND PARTS OF EASTERN NEBRASKA.

* EXPECT WIND CHILLS TO RANGE FROM 18 BELOW TO 28 BELOW ZERO INTO THE MID MORNING HOURS.

* THE COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CAUSE FROSTBITE IN AS LITTLE AS 30 MINUTES TO EXPOSED SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT COLD AIR AND THE WIND WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA CAN OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES.