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 Watches are in effect across this region.
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Current conditions at

Casper, Natrona County International Airport (KCPR)

Lat: 42.57°NLon: -106.69°WElev: 5348ft.

Fair

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SW 36 MPH
Barometer 30.08 in (1022.0 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 06 Feb 12:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Alcova WY

High Wind Warning until February 6, 11:00pm
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High Wind Warning
  •  
    High Wind Warning until February 6, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Sat

    High Wind Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Areas of blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of blowing snow before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Snow and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Areas of blowing snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.
Tonight
Areas of blowing snow before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Alcova WY
 42.57°N 106.69°W (Elev. 5354 ft)
1:26 pm MST Feb 6, 2016
1pm MST Feb 6, 2016-6pm MST Feb 12, 2016
 
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