Hazardous Weather Outlook for 4/15/2014-4/16/2014
This weather outlook is for Inter-County Energy's service territory for Tuesday morning thru Wednesday.
4/15/14...FREEZE WATCH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT
Unseasonably cold air will filter in behind a cold front with temperatures expected to fall into the mid and upper 20's late Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. A hard freeze is becoming increasingly likely along with areas of frost.
Overnight Rain likely, mainly before 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
- Tuesday Patchy drizzle and snow before 11am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
- Northwest wind around 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
- Tuesday Night Patchy frost after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 25. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight.
- Wednesday Areas of frost before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 54. Light east wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Remember to PLAY IT SAFE AROUND ELECTRICITY and stay clear of downed power lines. Report outages, downed power lines or other emergencies to Inter-County Energy by calling the Outage Reporting Line at 1-866-224-2235.
Inter-County Energy members should always be prepared in the event winter storms cause power outages. Members should have the following items on hand at all times:
Flashlights and fresh, extra batteries
Battery-backup powered NOAA weather radio
Extra food and water
Extra medicine and baby supplies
First aid kit
Emergency heat source