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

Rock Springs, Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport (KRKS)

Lat: 41.34°NLon: -109.45°WElev: 6759ft.

Fair

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed WSW 20 MPH
Barometer 30.38 in (1034.0 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill6°F (-14°C)
Last update 05 Feb 11:54 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

12 Miles S Green River WY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. South wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 34. South southwest wind 6 to 16 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 11 to 16 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 14 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 17. West wind around 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 38.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. South wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34. South southwest wind 6 to 16 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 11 to 16 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Monday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 17. West wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 38.
Tuesday Night
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
12 Miles S Green River WY
 41.34°N 109.45°W (Elev. 6260 ft)
12:11 am MST Feb 6, 2016
12am MST Feb 6, 2016-6pm MST Feb 11, 2016
 
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