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

Alturas (KAAT)

Lat: 41.5°NLon: -120.53°WElev: 4383ft.

Fair

-2°C

29°F

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.44 in (1032.4 mb)
Dewpoint -3°C (26°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 05 Feb 10:55 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Alturas CA

Wind Advisory until February 6, 07:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until February 6, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Sat

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. South southwest wind 10 to 14 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 9. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 9 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy freezing fog after 10pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around -10. Calm wind.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: -10 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy freezing fog before 10am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 11. Calm wind.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around -6. East wind around 13 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: -6 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 12.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around -5.

    Clear

    Low: -5 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 12.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. South southwest wind 10 to 14 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 9. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Patchy freezing fog after 10pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around -10. Calm wind.
Sunday
Patchy freezing fog before 10am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 11. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around -6. East wind around 13 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 12.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around -5.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 12.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around -3.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 13.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Friday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
Alturas CA
 41.5°N 120.53°W (Elev. 1341 m)
8:48 pm PST Feb 5, 2016
11pm PST Feb 5, 2016-6pm PST Feb 12, 2016
 
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