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

New Iberia, Acadiana Regional Airport (KARA)

Lat: 29.97°NLon: -92.14°WElev: 23ft.

Fair

41°F

5°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.40 in (1029.2 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Feb 8:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Abbeville LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Abbeville LA
 29.97°N 92.14°W
8:05 pm CST Feb 5, 2016
9pm CST Feb 5, 2016-6pm CST Feb 12, 2016
 
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