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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Heavy Lake Effect Snow Likely for Western New York

Blizzard conditions are expected to persist over portions of the northern Plains through midday Wednesday. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Further east, Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for portions of western New York. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 3 feet are possible late week into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jamestown, Jamestown Municipal Airport (KJMS)

Lat: 46.93°NLon: 98.68°WElev: 1499ft.

Blowing Snow Fog/Mist and Windy

7°F

-14°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed NW 30 G 38 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 3°F (-16°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill-16°F (-27°C)
Last update 7 Dec 2:56 am CST
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles SSW Sibley ND

Blizzard Warning until December 7, 09:00am
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Blizzard Warning
  •  
    Blizzard Warning until December 7, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Wed

    Blizzard Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 4am.  Widespread blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a west northwest wind around 31 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 8 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 9am.  Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -15. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 29 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 12 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 10. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: 10 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7. Wind chill values as low as -17. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 7 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. West northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 4 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around -2. East wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: -2 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 13. East wind around 11 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 13 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 4am. Widespread blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a west northwest wind around 31 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 9am. Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -15. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 29 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 10. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7. Wind chill values as low as -17. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. West northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around -2. East wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 13. East wind around 11 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. West northwest wind 9 to 13 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 3. North northwest wind around 14 mph.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles SSW Sibley ND
 47.1°N 98°W
11:44 pm CST Dec 6, 2016
3am CST Dec 7, 2016-6pm CST Dec 13, 2016
 
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