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.
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Current conditions at

Bloomington/Normal, Central Illinois Regional Airport at Bloomington-Normal (KBMI)

Lat: 40.48°NLon: -88.96°WElev: 873ft.

Fair

34°F

1°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1023.3 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 6 Feb 6:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Bloomington ILSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West southwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 28. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    High: 28 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 21 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 20.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West southwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 28. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Bloomington ILSimilar City Names
 40.48°N 88.96°W (Elev. 843 ft)
6:37 pm CST Feb 6, 2016
7pm CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 13, 2016
 
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