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 Warnings are in effect across this region.
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Current conditions at

Alexandria, Alexandria Esler Regional Airport (KESF)

Lat: 31.67°NLon: -91.88°WElev: 112ft.

Fair

32°F

0°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.31 in (1026.5 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 7 Feb 3:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Jonesville LA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 60. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 31. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 55. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 37. North wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 65. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 60. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 31. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 55. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 37. North wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 65. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of light rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Jonesville LA
 31.67°N 91.88°W
4:15 am CST Feb 7, 2016
4am CST Feb 7, 2016-6pm CST Feb 13, 2016
 
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