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

Meriden, Meriden Markham Municipal Airport (KMMK)

Lat: 41.36°NLon: -72.58°WElev: 102ft.

Fair

33°F

1°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.5 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 5 Feb 6:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Killingworth CT

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north  after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 37. Wind chill values between 15 and 25. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 43. Wind chill values between 25 and 35. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of snow after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 27. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 37. Wind chill values between 15 and 25. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 43. Wind chill values between 25 and 35. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 27. Northeast wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Killingworth CT
 41.36°N 72.58°W (Elev. 299 ft)
6:46 pm EST Feb 5, 2016
7pm EST Feb 5, 2016-6pm EST Feb 12, 2016
 
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