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: 47.17°NLon: -98°WElev: 1499ft.

Overcast and Breezy

37°F

3°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed W 22 G 35 mph
Barometer 29.60 in (1003.8 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 6 Feb 10:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSW Sibley ND

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

    Tonight: A chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a chance of snow.  Widespread blowing snow after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Windy, with a west northwest wind around 34 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before 8am.  Widespread blowing snow. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 21 by 5pm. Windy, with a north northwest wind 34 to 39 mph, with gusts as high as 60 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, mainly before 3am.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 13. Windy, with a north northwest wind 29 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 24 to 29 mph decreasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 20 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 8 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 5 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 16 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a chance of snow. Widespread blowing snow after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Windy, with a west northwest wind around 34 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly before 8am. Widespread blowing snow. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 21 by 5pm. Windy, with a north northwest wind 34 to 39 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 3am. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 13. Windy, with a north northwest wind 29 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 24 to 29 mph decreasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 12.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSW Sibley ND
 47.17°N 98°W
8:45 pm CST Feb 6, 2016
11pm CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 13, 2016
 
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