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

Lihue, Lihue Airport (PHLI)

Lat: 21.92°NLon: -159.47°WElev: 148ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 5 Feb 4:53 pm HST
Extended Forecast for

Koloa HI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers.  Sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers before noon, then scattered showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 60. Breezy, with a north wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a northeast wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated showers after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers, mainly before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers. Sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tonight
Isolated showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday
Scattered showers before noon, then scattered showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 60. Breezy, with a north wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Scattered showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a northeast wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Monday Night
Isolated showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers, mainly before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers, mainly after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Scattered showers. Sunny, with a high near 83. East wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 67. East wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Isolated showers. Sunny, with a high near 83. East wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Koloa HI
 21.92°N 159.47°W (Elev. 272 ft)
4:00 pm HST Feb 5, 2016
5pm HST Feb 5, 2016-6pm HST Feb 12, 2016
 
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