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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.7°NLon: -131.65°WElev: 89ft.

Light Rain

37°F

3°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 6 Feb 5:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles N Loring AK

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after midnight.  Low around 35. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 36. Southwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 44. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain.  Low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.

    Rain Likely

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tonight
Rain, mainly after midnight. Low around 35. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Rain. High near 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 36. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 44. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Rain. Low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles N Loring AK
 55.7°N 131.65°W (Elev. 0 ft)
5:19 am AKST Feb 6, 2016
6am AKST Feb 6, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 12, 2016
 
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