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.
Read More...

Current conditions at

Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale / Hollywood International Airport (KFLL)

Lat: 26.14°NLon: -80.12°WElev: 10ft.

Mostly Cloudy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 3:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Lauderdale FL

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 4am.  Low around 57. Breezy, with an east wind 9 to 17 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 63. Windy, with a northwest wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Windy. Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy then
    Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Windy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers, mainly before 4am. Low around 57. Breezy, with an east wind 9 to 17 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 63. Windy, with a northwest wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Windy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Fort Lauderdale FL
 26.14°N 80.12°W
4:00 am EST Feb 6, 2016
4am EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 12, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database