Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

Strong low pressure will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains into Monday. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's. Heavy snow will impact eastern New England.
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Current conditions at

Minneapolis, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (KMSP)

Lat: 44.95°NLon: -93.28°WElev: 840ft.

Light Snow

13°F

-11°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed NW 16 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill-3°F (-19°C)
Last update 8 Feb 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Minneapolis MN

Winter Weather Advisory until February 8, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 8, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Mon

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Snow, mainly before 4pm.  Patchy blowing snow. High near 17. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 17 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of flurries before midnight.  Patchy blowing snow between 8pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -11. North northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -13. North northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 12 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -19. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 9. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 9 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 14 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow, mainly before 4pm. Patchy blowing snow. High near 17. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of flurries before midnight. Patchy blowing snow between 8pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -11. North northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -13. North northwest wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -19. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 9. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Minneapolis MN
 44.95°N 93.28°W (Elev. 886 ft)
5:56 am CST Feb 8, 2016
6am CST Feb 8, 2016-6pm CST Feb 14, 2016
 
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