Strong winds and wintry weather for Northern Plains, Upper Midwest

A powerful storm system is forecast to develop in southern Canada on Saturday then track toward the Great Lakes by Sunday. Strong winds and wintry precipitation from this storm will impact the northern Plains and Upper Midwest beginning Saturday. Numerous High Wind Warnings, Wind Advisories even Blizzard Watches are in effect across this region.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.83°NLon: -71.41°WElev: 49ft.

A Few Clouds

17°F

-8°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.36 in (1027.9 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 5:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Providence RI

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 44. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow between 3am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 7 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly between 1pm and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. North wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely before 2pm, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 44. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow between 3am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 7 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly between 1pm and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. North wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Snow likely before 2pm, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Providence RI
 41.83°N 71.41°W (Elev. 98 ft)
3:28 am EST Feb 6, 2016
6am EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 12, 2016
 
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