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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Current conditions at

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.71°NLon: -75.78°WElev: 72ft.

Fair

35°F

2°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1027.1 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 5 Feb 6:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Newark DE

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 46. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. North wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 3am, then a chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain between 11am and 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 46. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. North wind 8 to 11 mph.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 3am, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain between 11am and 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Newark DE
 39.71°N 75.78°W (Elev. 285 ft)
6:36 pm EST Feb 5, 2016
7pm EST Feb 5, 2016-6pm EST Feb 12, 2016
 
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