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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Omak, Omak Airport (KOMK)

Lat: 48.54°NLon: -119.02°WElev: 1302ft.

Mostly Cloudy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SSE 9 MPH
Barometer 30.09 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 05 Feb 5:53 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

16 Miles WSW Republic WA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before 10pm.  Low around 27. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 42.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow, mainly before 10pm. Low around 27. Southwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Calm wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
16 Miles WSW Republic WA
 48.54°N 119.02°W (Elev. 2884 ft)
2:16 pm PST Feb 5, 2016
7pm PST Feb 5, 2016-6pm PST Feb 12, 2016
 
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