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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Heavy Lake Effect Snow Likely for Western New York

Blizzard conditions are expected to persist over portions of the northern Plains through midday Wednesday. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Further east, Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for portions of western New York. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 3 feet are possible late week into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Russell, Russell Municipal Airport (KRSL)

Lat: 38.87°NLon: 98.81°WElev: 1860ft.

Overcast

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1021.1 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 7 Dec 2:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Russell KSSimilar City Names

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northeast.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. Northeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -5. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 8 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -5. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 6 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northeast. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Northeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -5. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -5. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Russell KSSimilar City Names
 38.89°N 98.84°W
2:31 am CST Dec 7, 2016
3am CST Dec 7, 2016-6pm CST Dec 13, 2016
 
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