Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

A strong low pressure system will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains today into tonight. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's.
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Current conditions at

St. Joseph, Rosecrans Memorial Airport (KSTJ)

Lat: 39.57°NLon: -95.14°WElev: 823ft.

Partly Cloudy and Windy

48°F

9°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed NW 36 G 44 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 7 Feb 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Atchison KS

Wind Advisory February 8, 08:00am until February 8, 06:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain showers before midnight, then scattered rain and snow showers between midnight and 1am, then scattered snow showers after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Blustery.
    Isolated
    Showers then
    Scattered
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 1pm, then isolated flurries after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Windy, with a north northwest wind 25 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 31 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated flurries before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.

    Isolated
    Flurries and
    Blustery then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 34. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. North northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain showers before midnight, then scattered rain and snow showers between midnight and 1am, then scattered snow showers after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 1pm, then isolated flurries after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Windy, with a north northwest wind 25 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Isolated flurries before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. North northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Atchison KS
 39.57°N 95.14°W (Elev. 1004 ft)
2:41 pm CST Feb 7, 2016
4pm CST Feb 7, 2016-6pm CST Feb 14, 2016
 
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