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

Rockford, Greater Rockford Airport (KRFD)

Lat: 42.34°NLon: -89°WElev: 735ft.

Mostly Cloudy

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 6 Feb 9:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Loves Park IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 9pm, then snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 15. Blustery, with a north northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 18 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 15.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 32. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers between 7pm and 9pm, then snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 15. Blustery, with a north northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
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Point Forecast:
Loves Park IL
 42.34°N 89°W
9:16 pm CST Feb 6, 2016
10pm CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 13, 2016
 
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