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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Marais/Cook County Airport (KCKC)

Lat: 47.87°NLon: -90.45°WElev: 1784ft.

Overcast

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.80 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 5:14 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NW Grand Marais/Cook County Airport MN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Temperature rising to around 28 by midnight. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 31 by 11am, then falling to around 25 during the remainder of the day. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 5. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 5 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 11. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Blustery

    High: 11 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. Blustery, with a north wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: -6 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 3. Blustery.

    Cold and
    Blustery

    High: 3 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 2.

    Cold

    High: 2 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow. Temperature rising to around 28 by midnight. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 31 by 11am, then falling to around 25 during the remainder of the day. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 5. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 11. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. Blustery, with a north wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 3. Blustery.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -16.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 2.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -14.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Friday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 1.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -16.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 5.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Grand Marais/Cook County Airport MN
 47.87°N 90.45°W
3:37 pm CST Feb 6, 2016
5pm CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 13, 2016
 
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