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

Grand Rapids, Gerald R. Ford International Airport (KGRR)

Lat: 42.95°NLon: -85.79°WElev: 794ft.

Mostly Cloudy

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.32 in (1027.8 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill20°F (-7°C)
Last update 5 Feb 6:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Grandville MI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 32. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then a chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 37.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Snow Showers

    High: 29 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 32. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 37.
Monday Night
Snow showers. Low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
Snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Grandville MI
 42.95°N 85.79°W (Elev. 699 ft)
7:03 pm EST Feb 5, 2016
7pm EST Feb 5, 2016-6pm EST Feb 12, 2016
 
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