Strong winds and wintry weather for Northern Plains, Upper Midwest

A powerful storm system over southern Canada will track toward the Great Lakes by Sunday. Strong winds and wintry precipitation from this storm will impact the northern Plains and Upper Midwest beginning today. Numerous High Wind Warnings, Wind Advisories even Blizzard Warnings are in effect across this region.
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Current conditions at

Jamestown, Jamestown Municipal Airport (KJMS)

Lat: 47.1°NLon: -98°WElev: 1499ft.

Overcast

41°F

5°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 29.66 in (1006.1 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 6 Feb 1:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles SSW Sibley ND

Blizzard Warning February 7, 03:00am until February 8, 06:00am
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Blizzard Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph increasing to 31 to 36 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before 7am.  Widespread blowing snow. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 23 by 5pm. Windy, with a north northwest wind 37 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blowing
    Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 13. Windy, with a north northwest wind 28 to 37 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 21 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 18 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 6 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy, with a west wind 21 to 26 mph increasing to 31 to 36 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly before 7am. Widespread blowing snow. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 23 by 5pm. Windy, with a north northwest wind 37 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 13. Windy, with a north northwest wind 28 to 37 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 10.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles SSW Sibley ND
 47.1°N 98°W
2:15 pm CST Feb 6, 2016
2pm CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 12, 2016
 
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