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

Lowell (KP69)

Lat: 46.33°NLon: -115.31°WElev: 1575ft.

NA

37°F

3°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NNW 3 MPH
Barometer 30.28 in (1027.1 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 05 Feb 10:52 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

19 Miles NE Lowell ID

Winter Weather Advisory until February 6, 11:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 6, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Sat

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Low around 34. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers.  High near 41. West southwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain showers likely before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Calm wind.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 42.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Low around 34. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday
Showers. High near 41. West southwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Rain showers likely before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Calm wind.
Monday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
19 Miles NE Lowell ID
 46.33°N 115.31°W (Elev. 2000 ft)
2:12 pm MST Feb 5, 2016
12am MST Feb 6, 2016-6pm MST Feb 11, 2016
 
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