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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sarasota / Bradenton, Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (KSRQ)

Lat: 27.24°NLon: -82.33°WElev: 30ft.

Mostly Cloudy

49°F

9°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.9 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 6 Feb 3:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE Utopia FL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 58. North northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North northwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 58. North northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SE Utopia FL
 27.24°N 82.33°W (Elev. 23 ft)
2:27 am EST Feb 6, 2016
4am EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 12, 2016
 
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