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

TOWER FALLS RANGER STATION AT YELLOWSTONE NP (TFAW4)

Lat: 44.81°NLon: -110.45°WElev: 6266ft.

NA

14°F

-10°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SSW 1 G 3 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 05 Feb 7:15 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Mt Washburn WY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 26 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated snow showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. West northwest wind 5 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 34.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -10. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday
Isolated snow showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Wind chill values as low as -15. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. West northwest wind 5 to 14 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Friday
Isolated snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Mt Washburn WY
 44.81°N 110.45°W (Elev. 8199 ft)
5:41 pm MST Feb 5, 2016
7pm MST Feb 5, 2016-6pm MST Feb 12, 2016
 
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