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 Watches are in effect across this region.
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Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 43.07°NLon: -87.97°WElev: 722ft.

Mostly Cloudy

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1023.9 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill20°F (-7°C)
Last update 6 Feb 8:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Milwaukee WI

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered flurries after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 18 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 21 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Scattered flurries after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Northwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
7:23 am CST Feb 6, 2016
9am CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 12, 2016
 
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