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

Challis, Challis Airport (KLLJ)

Lat: 44.51°NLon: -114.43°WElev: 5072ft.

Overcast

13°F

-11°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed E 5 MPH
Barometer 30.35 in (1032.9 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill5°F (-15°C)
Last update 06 Feb 3:55 am MST
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles W Challis ID

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy freezing fog after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 18 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy freezing fog before 11am. Sunny, with a high near 43.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Areas of freezing fog. Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Areas
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 45.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Areas of freezing fog. Mostly clear, with a low around 22.

    Areas
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Sunday Night
Patchy freezing fog after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday
Patchy freezing fog before 11am. Sunny, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
Areas of freezing fog. Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Tuesday Night
Areas of freezing fog. Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Wednesday Night
Patchy freezing fog. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles W Challis ID
 44.51°N 114.43°W (Elev. 7349 ft)
3:02 am MST Feb 6, 2016
4am MST Feb 6, 2016-6pm MST Feb 12, 2016
 
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