Strong winds and wintry weather for Northern Plains, Upper Midwest

A powerful storm system over southern Canada will track toward the Great Lakes by Sunday. Strong winds and wintry precipitation from this storm will impact the northern Plains and Upper Midwest beginning today. 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

Ocala, Ocala International Airport-Jim Taylor Field (KOCF)

Lat: 28.91°NLon: -82.59°WElev: 89ft.

Mostly Cloudy

8°C

46°F

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed NE 11 km/h
Barometer 30.23 in
Dewpoint 3°C (37°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill6°C (42°F)
Last update 6 Feb 7:50 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Crystal River FL

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. North northeast wind 14 to 16 km/h.  New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 13 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind 16 to 21 km/h.  New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 13. Wind chill values as low as 1. North northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 3. West northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Light west northwest wind becoming west 24 to 29 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 18 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 24 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 6 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. West northwest wind 21 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Northwest wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 16 to 21 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 14. West wind around 14 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. North northeast wind 14 to 16 km/h. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind 16 to 21 km/h. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 13. Wind chill values as low as 1. North northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 3. West northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Light west northwest wind becoming west 24 to 29 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 24 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. West northwest wind 21 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Northwest wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 16 to 21 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 14. West wind around 14 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 17.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
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Point Forecast:
Crystal River FL
 28.91°N 82.59°W (Elev. 2 m)
4:20 am EST Feb 6, 2016
8am EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 12, 2016
 
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