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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Current conditions at

Hillsville (KHLX)

Lat: 36.68°NLon: -80.98°WElev: 2736ft.

Fair

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.31 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 6:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Fries VA

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Calm wind.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

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

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow before noon, then rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Calm wind.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 26. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind around 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
A chance of snow before noon, then rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Fries VA
 36.68°N 80.98°W (Elev. 2490 ft)
4:00 am EST Feb 6, 2016
6am EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 12, 2016
 
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