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

Strong low pressure will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains into Monday. 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. Heavy snow will impact eastern New England.
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Current conditions at

Austin Municipal (KAUM)

Lat: 43.66°NLon: -92.97°WElev: 1230ft.

Light Snow and Windy

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed NW 30 G 36 mph
Barometer 29.71 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 7 Feb 7:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Austin MN

Blizzard Warning until February 8, 12:00pm
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Blizzard Warning
  •  
    Blizzard Warning until February 8, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Mon

    Blizzard Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of snow showers.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly after midnight. Low around 14. Wind chill values as low as -2. Windy, with a northwest wind 22 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Periods of snow showers, mainly before 2pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before noon. High near 15. Wind chill values as low as -8. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 15 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated snow showers before midnight, then scattered flurries after midnight.  Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -15. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 2 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered flurries before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 9. Wind chill values as low as -19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries and
    Blustery

    High: 9 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 5. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Cold

    High: 5 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. West wind around 6 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 12. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 12 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Periods of snow showers. Widespread blowing snow, mainly after midnight. Low around 14. Wind chill values as low as -2. Windy, with a northwest wind 22 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday
Periods of snow showers, mainly before 2pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before noon. High near 15. Wind chill values as low as -8. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Isolated snow showers before midnight, then scattered flurries after midnight. Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -15. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Scattered flurries before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 9. Wind chill values as low as -19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 5. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. West wind around 6 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 12. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. West wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. Northwest wind around 8 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. North wind around 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Austin MN
 43.66°N 92.97°W
6:43 pm CST Feb 7, 2016
8pm CST Feb 7, 2016-6pm CST Feb 14, 2016
 
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