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

Hancock, Houghton County Memorial Airport (KCMX)

Lat: 47.13°NLon: -88.58°WElev: 1096ft.

Overcast

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed W 16 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 6 Feb 5:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Hancock MI

Lake Effect Snow Advisory until February 6, 04:00pm
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Lake Effect Snow Advisory
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    Lake Effect Snow Advisory until February 6, 04:00pm

    NOW until
    4:00pm Sat

    Lake Effect Snow Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Snow showers, mainly before 2pm.  High near 30. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Low around 24. Light northeast wind becoming north 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers.  Temperature falling to around 20 by 4pm. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers

    High: 26 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 12 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers.  High near 14. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers

    High: 14 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 6 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers, mainly before 2pm. High near 30. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow. Low around 24. Light northeast wind becoming north 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers. Temperature falling to around 20 by 4pm. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Snow showers. Low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
Snow showers. High near 14. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.
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Point Forecast:
Hancock MI
 47.13°N 88.58°W (Elev. 751 ft)
6:40 am EST Feb 6, 2016
6am EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 12, 2016
 
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