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

Huntsville, Madison County Executive Airport (KMDQ)

Lat: 34.74°NLon: -86.62°WElev: 755ft.

Fair

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.37 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 5:15 am CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Huntsville AL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 31. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 56. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 38. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain showers before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 31. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 56. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 38. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A chance of rain showers before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 45. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Huntsville AL
 34.74°N 86.62°W (Elev. 689 ft)
4:50 am CST Feb 6, 2016
5am CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 12, 2016
 
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