Saturday, August 31, 2013
Big Ten weather report for Week 1
By Adam Rittenberg
It's the first Saturday of the 2013 season, and as always, we'll provide the latest weather for games affecting Big Ten teams. It'll be a hot one out there in some spots, so please hydrate and be safe!
Here's the latest forecast ...
Columbus, Ohio (Buffalo at No. 2 Ohio State, noon ET): Partly cloudy, 83-87 degrees, thunderstorms possible in second half, winds at 8-12 mph
Madison, Wis. (Massachusetts at No. 23 Wisconsin, noon ET): Partly cloudy, 73-78 degrees, winds at 7-8 mph
Champaign, Ill. (Southern Illinois at Illinois, noon ET): Mostly cloudy, 80-87 degrees, winds at 5-8 mph, thunderstorms possible late in the game
Cincinnati (Purdue at Cincinnati, noon ET): Partly cloudy, 86 degrees, winds at 9-12 mph, thunderstorms possible late in the game (40-50 percent chance)
Ann Arbor, Mich. (Central Michigan at No. 17 Michigan, 3:30 p.m. ET): Partly cloudy, 76-78 degrees, winds at 7-8 mph
East Rutherford, N.J. (Syracuse at Penn State, 3:30 p.m. ET): Mostly cloudy with isolated thunderstorms possible (30 percent chance), 79-83 degrees, winds at 7-8 percent
Iowa City, Iowa (Northern Illinois at Iowa, 3:30 p.m. ET): Mostly sunny, 84-87 degrees, winds at 4-7 mph
Lincoln, Neb. (Wyoming at No. 18 Nebraska, 8 p.m. ET): Mostly clear early but thunderstorms possible later in the game (30 percent chance), 81-91 degrees, winds at 6-8 mph
Berkeley, Calif. (No. 22 Northwestern at California, 10:30 p.m. ET): Mostly clear, 63-66 degrees, winds at 8-11 mph