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

LONE MOUNTAIN (BSKM8)

Lat: 45.29°NLon: -111.44°WElev: 8880ft.

NA

17°F

-8°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 06 Feb 2:00 am MST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles W Big Sky MT

High Wind Warning until February 6, 05:00pm
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High Wind Warning
  •  
    High Wind Warning until February 6, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Sat

    High Wind Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 25. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 20 by 5pm. Windy, with a west wind 34 to 41 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 25 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -6. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -5. West northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 25. Windy, with a west southwest wind around 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 20 by 5pm. Windy, with a west wind 34 to 41 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -6. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 18 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -5. West northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles W Big Sky MT
 45.29°N 111.44°W (Elev. 9249 ft)
2:57 am MST Feb 6, 2016
3am MST Feb 6, 2016-6pm MST Feb 12, 2016
 
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