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

Wichita, Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (KICT)

Lat: 37.67°NLon: -97.36°WElev: 1332ft.

Partly Cloudy

38°F

3°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1023.6 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 6 Feb 6:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Wichita KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 8 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a northwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 43. Windy, with a north northwest wind 22 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 8 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a northwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 43. Windy, with a north northwest wind 22 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Wichita KS
 37.67°N 97.36°W
7:19 pm CST Feb 6, 2016
7pm CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 13, 2016
 
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