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

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.04°NLon: -95.68°WElev: 879ft.

Fair

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.28 in (1025.8 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 4:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Topeka KS

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Windy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered flurries.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries and
    Windy

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Blustery.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Windy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Monday
Scattered flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Blustery.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Topeka KS
 39.04°N 95.68°W
4:08 am CST Feb 6, 2016
5am CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 12, 2016
 
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