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

Laramie Regional Airport (KLAR)

Lat: 41.3°NLon: -105.58°WElev: 7270ft.

Fair and Breezy

-8°C

17°F

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed SW 35 km/h
Barometer 1028.6 mb (30.24 in)
Dewpoint -13°C (8°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-18°C (0°F)
Last update 5 Feb 11:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Laramie WY

High Wind Watch February 6, 08:00am until February 6, 11:00pm
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High Wind Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around -23. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. Breezy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: -10 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 2. Wind chill values between -15 and -25. Windy, with a west wind 35 to 45 km/h increasing to 55 to 65 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 85 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 2 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. Breezy, with a west wind 35 to 45 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: -8 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 0. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 35 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 0 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: -9 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 1. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 1 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -6.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -6 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 4. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 4 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -4.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around -23. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. Breezy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 2. Wind chill values between -15 and -25. Windy, with a west wind 35 to 45 km/h increasing to 55 to 65 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 85 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. Wind chill values between -15 and -20. Breezy, with a west wind 35 to 45 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 0. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 35 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 1. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -6.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 4. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 6. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -6.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 4.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -6.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 5.
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Point Forecast:
Laramie WY
 41.3°N 105.58°W (Elev. 2194 m)
11:57 pm MST Feb 5, 2016
12am MST Feb 6, 2016-6pm MST Feb 11, 2016
 
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