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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Current conditions at

Boston, Logan International Airport (KBOS)

Lat: 42.39°NLon: -71.09°WElev: 20ft.

Fair

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.32 in (1026.5 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 6 Feb 3:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Somerville MA

  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 43. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of snow after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northeast wind 8 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Northeast wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly before 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 32 °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
Increasing clouds, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 43. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northeast wind 8 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Northeast wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Snow likely, mainly before 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 32. 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 22. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Somerville MA
 42.39°N 71.09°W (Elev. 46 ft)
3:28 am EST Feb 6, 2016
4am EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 12, 2016
 
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