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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Current conditions at

De Ridder, Beauregard Parish Airport (KDRI)

Lat: 31.15°NLon: -93.25°WElev: 207ft.

49°F

9°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.32 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 6 Feb 12:35 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Leesville LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 33. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 38. West wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 65. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 60. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 33. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 38. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 65. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Leesville LA
 31.15°N 93.25°W
12:05 pm CST Feb 6, 2016
12pm CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 12, 2016
 
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