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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charleston, Yeager Airport (KCRW)

Lat: 38.39°NLon: -81.67°WElev: 981ft.

A Few Clouds

36°F

2°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.8 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 9:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Charleston WV

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 27. Calm wind.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 51. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow showers before 3pm, then scattered rain showers.  High near 44. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain and snow showers likely before 7pm, then snow showers.  Low around 26. West wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 30 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 27 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 27. Calm wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 51. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Rain and snow showers before 3pm, then scattered rain showers. High near 44. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain and snow showers likely before 7pm, then snow showers. Low around 26. West wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Charleston WV
 38.39°N 81.67°W (Elev. 942 ft)
9:21 pm EST Feb 6, 2016
10pm EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 13, 2016
 
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