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

Birmingham, Birmingham International Airport (KBHM)

Lat: 33.53°NLon: -86.79°WElev: 643ft.

A Few Clouds

41°F

5°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.41 in (1030.0 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 5 Feb 5:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Birmingham AL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 55. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Birmingham AL
 33.53°N 86.79°W
5:34 pm CST Feb 5, 2016
6pm CST Feb 5, 2016-6pm CST Feb 12, 2016
 
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