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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salida Mountain, Monarch Pass (KMYP)

Lat: 38.57°NLon: -106.56°WElev: 12031ft.

NA

5°F

-15°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.41 in
Dewpoint 3°F (-16°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 05 Feb 11:54 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Pitkin CO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -25. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: -4 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog between 9am and 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -25. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Breezy.
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 25 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 5. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 5 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 29.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 7.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 33.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -25. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph.
Saturday
Patchy fog between 9am and 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -25. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Pitkin CO
 38.57°N 106.56°W (Elev. 9898 ft)
11:17 pm MST Feb 5, 2016
12am MST Feb 6, 2016-6pm MST Feb 11, 2016
 
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