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

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.15°NLon: -95.49°WElev: 879ft.

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.7 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 6 Feb 4:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SE Meriden KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a northwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of flurries after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Windy. Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Flurries

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a northwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of flurries after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SE Meriden KS
 39.15°N 95.49°W
3:08 pm CST Feb 6, 2016
5pm CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 13, 2016
 
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