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

Columbus / Bakalar (KBAK)

Lat: 38.81°NLon: -86.1°WElev: 656ft.

Clear

41°F

5°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.30 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 6 Feb 12:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Vallonia IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52. South southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 29 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 15 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52. South southwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Scattered snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Vallonia IN
 38.81°N 86.1°W (Elev. 548 ft)
1:15 pm EST Feb 6, 2016
1pm EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 12, 2016
 
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