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 Watches are in effect across this region.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Bristol / Johnson / Kingsport, Tri-City Regional Airport (KTRI)

Lat: 36.59°NLon: -81.81°WElev: 1519ft.

Overcast

44°F

7°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1025.7 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 6 Feb 2:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Damascus VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers, mainly after 7am.  High near 35. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 27 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 14 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Snow showers, mainly after 7am. High near 35. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Snow showers. Low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Damascus VA
 36.59°N 81.81°W (Elev. 2979 ft)
2:46 pm EST Feb 6, 2016
3pm EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 12, 2016
 
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