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

DW6226 Ridgway (D6226)

Lat: 38.15°NLon: -107.76°WElev: 6995ft.

NA

6°F

-14°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.84 in
Dewpoint 1°F (-17°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 05 Feb 7:49 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Ridgway CO

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog before 3am, then patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -15. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: -3 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Wind chill values as low as -15. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 38. South wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 7. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 43.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 47.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog before 3am, then patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -15. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Wind chill values as low as -15. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 38. South wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Ridgway CO
 38.15°N 107.76°W (Elev. 7110 ft)
5:32 pm MST Feb 5, 2016
8pm MST Feb 5, 2016-6pm MST Feb 12, 2016
 
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