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 Warnings are in effect across this region.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Marais/Cook County Airport (KCKC)

Lat: 48°NLon: -90.6°WElev: 1784ft.

Fog/Mist

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 6 Feb 2:33 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

15 Miles NW Grand Marais/Cook County Airport MN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Cloudy, with a high near 25. South wind around 5 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 25 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly after 5am.  Cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 23 by 11pm. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 5. Blustery, with a north wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Blustery

    Low: 5 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 12. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery

    High: 12 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Blustery.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: -7 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 3.

    Cold

    High: 3 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -17.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -17 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 2.

    Cold

    High: 2 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Cloudy, with a high near 25. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly after 5am. Cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 23 by 11pm. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 5. Blustery, with a north wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 12. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Blustery.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 3.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -17.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 2.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -12.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 8.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10.
Friday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 2.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles NW Grand Marais/Cook County Airport MN
 48°N 90.6°W
12:53 pm CST Feb 6, 2016
2pm CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 12, 2016
 
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