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 Watches are in effect across this region.
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Current conditions at

Unalaska, Unalaska Airport (PADU)

Lat: 54.11°NLon: -165.88°WElev: 23ft.

Light Rain and Breezy

38°F

3°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed SE 25 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.17 in (988.1 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 6 Feb 2:56 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Akutan AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow.  Low around 33. Southeast wind around 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Southeast wind 25 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered rain and snow showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered rain and snow showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Chance Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. Low around 33. Southeast wind around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Southeast wind 25 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Scattered rain and snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Scattered rain and snow showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Monday
Scattered snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Akutan AK
 54.11°N 165.88°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
4:20 am AKST Feb 6, 2016
4am AKST Feb 6, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 12, 2016
 
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