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

Beaufort, Michael J Smith Field Airport (KMRH)

Lat: 34.91°NLon: -76.27°WElev: 10ft.

Overcast

44°F

7°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 30.31 in (1026.3 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 6 Feb 5:58 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles E Atlantic NC

Coastal Flood Warning February 7, 10:00am until February 8, 01:00pm
High Wind Warning February 7, 09:00am until February 8, 04:00am
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Coastal Flood Warning
High Wind Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm, then a chance of rain after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. Windy, with a northeast wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 48. Very windy, with a northeast wind 32 to 37 mph increasing to 40 to 45 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Rain and Very
    Windy

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 41. Very windy, with a northwest wind 38 to 43 mph decreasing to 30 to 35 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Very
    Windy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph becoming southwest 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a west wind around 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Windy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Windy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Windy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm, then a chance of rain after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 42. Windy, with a northeast wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 26 to 31 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain. High near 48. Very windy, with a northeast wind 32 to 37 mph increasing to 40 to 45 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 41. Very windy, with a northwest wind 38 to 43 mph decreasing to 30 to 35 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph becoming southwest 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a west wind around 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Windy.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Windy.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Windy.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles E Atlantic NC
 34.91°N 76.27°W (Elev. 0 ft)
5:57 pm EST Feb 6, 2016
6pm EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 13, 2016
 
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