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

China Lake, Naval Air Facility (KNID)

Lat: 35.33°NLon: -117.26°WElev: 2283ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.40 in (1030.1 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 06 Feb 11:56 am PST
Extended Forecast for

30 Miles SE Ridgecrest CA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 58. Northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 43. Northeast wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 64. North northeast wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a north northeast wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 47.

    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 58. Northeast wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 43. Northeast wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 64. North northeast wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a north northeast wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
30 Miles SE Ridgecrest CA
 35.33°N 117.26°W (Elev. 3947 ft)
1:39 am PST Feb 6, 2016
12pm PST Feb 6, 2016-6pm PST Feb 12, 2016
 
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