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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dunkirk, Chautauqua County / Dunkirk Airport (KDKK)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: -78.88°WElev: 692ft.

Overcast

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1024.5 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 6 Feb 5:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Gowanda NY

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 10 to 14 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow before 1pm, then rain and snow likely between 1pm and 2pm, then snow likely after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 10 to 14 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of snow before 1pm, then rain and snow likely between 1pm and 2pm, then snow likely after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Gowanda NY
 42.43°N 78.88°W (Elev. 1250 ft)
6:39 am EST Feb 6, 2016
6am EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 12, 2016
 
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