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

Wallops Island, Wallops Flight Facility Airport (KWAL)

Lat: 37.94°NLon: -75.36°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.48 in (1031.6 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 7:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Chincoteague VA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. North wind around 6 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind around 6 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Northeast wind 8 to 18 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a north wind 18 to 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. North wind 8 to 17 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. North wind around 6 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind around 6 mph becoming north after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Northeast wind 8 to 18 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a north wind 18 to 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A slight chance of rain before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. North wind 8 to 17 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Breezy.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Chincoteague VA
 37.94°N 75.36°W (Elev. 3 ft)
7:07 am EST Feb 6, 2016
8am EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 12, 2016
 
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