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

Ankeny, Ankeny Regional Airport (KIKV)

Lat: 41.74°NLon: -93.71°WElev: 902ft.

Fair

39°F

4°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SW 13 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 6 Feb 11:35 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Polk City IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 34. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 37. Windy, with a west wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds and
    Windy

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 9pm.  Patchy blowing snow after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Wind chill values as low as 5. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Patchy blowing snow before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a north northwest wind 24 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Windy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Blustery.

    Partly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 20 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 34. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 37. Windy, with a west wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
Sunday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 9pm. Patchy blowing snow after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Wind chill values as low as 5. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Patchy blowing snow before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as zero. Windy, with a north northwest wind 24 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Windy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Blustery.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Polk City IA
 41.74°N 93.71°W
9:41 pm CST Feb 6, 2016
12am CST Feb 7, 2016-6pm CST Feb 12, 2016
 
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