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

Astoria, Astoria Regional Airport (KAST)

Lat: 46.21°NLon: -123.78°WElev: 10ft.

Overcast

50°F

10°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed WSW 15 G 24 MPH
Barometer 30.30 in (1025.9 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 05 Feb 10:55 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Astoria OR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. South wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Areas of fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind around 8 mph.

    Areas Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 57. East wind around 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. South wind around 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Areas of fog after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 57. East wind around 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Astoria OR
 46.21°N 123.78°W (Elev. 0 ft)
9:08 pm PST Feb 5, 2016
11pm PST Feb 5, 2016-6pm PST Feb 12, 2016
 
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