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

Iowa Falls Municipal Airport (KIFA)

Lat: 42.74°NLon: -93.2°WElev: 1138ft.

Fair

32°F

0°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 17 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 6 Feb 7:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Hampton IA

Blizzard Watch February 7, 03:00pm until February 8, 06:00pm
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Blizzard Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 32. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 35. Windy, with a west wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Windy. Mostly
    Sunny then
    Chance Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly between 9pm and 3am. Low around 16. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -5. Windy, with a north northwest wind 26 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 19 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy, with a north northwest wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Windy. Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Windy.

    Partly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 13 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. Blustery.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -1 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 14.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 14 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 32. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 35. Windy, with a west wind 14 to 19 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
Snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly between 9pm and 3am. Low around 16. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -5. Windy, with a north northwest wind 26 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy, with a north northwest wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Windy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. Blustery.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
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Point Forecast:
Hampton IA
 42.74°N 93.2°W
7:11 pm CST Feb 6, 2016
7pm CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 13, 2016
 
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