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

OLD FAITHFUL RANGER STATION (OFAW4)

Lat: 44.07°NLon: -111.03°WElev: 7320ft.

NA

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed WSW 6 G 11 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 05 Feb 4:15 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles S Bechler WY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 24. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. West southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 15. West southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated snow showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 24. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 32. West southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 15. West southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday
Isolated snow showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Monday Night
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Wednesday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles S Bechler WY
 44.07°N 111.03°W (Elev. 6463 ft)
3:42 pm MST Feb 5, 2016
5pm MST Feb 5, 2016-6pm MST Feb 12, 2016
 
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