Strong winds and wintry weather for Northern Plains, Upper Midwest

A powerful storm system over southern Canada will track toward the Great Lakes by Sunday. Strong winds and wintry precipitation from this storm will impact the northern Plains and Upper Midwest beginning today. Numerous High Wind Warnings, Wind Advisories even Blizzard Warnings are in effect across this region.
Read More...

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Atlanta, De Kalb-Peachtree Airport (KPDK)

Lat: 34.06°NLon: -84.27°WElev: 1001ft.

Fair

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Feb 4:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Alpharetta GA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers, mainly after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 36.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 47.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Scattered showers, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Alpharetta GA
 34.06°N 84.27°W (Elev. 1001 ft)
4:00 am EST Feb 7, 2016
5am EST Feb 7, 2016-6pm EST Feb 13, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database