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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Current conditions at

Seward (PAWD)

Lat: 60.53°NLon: -148.09°WElev: 30ft.

Mostly Cloudy

32°F

0°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 29.53 in (1000.1 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 1:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

27 Miles SE Whittier AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain and snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely before 9am, then rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely before midnight, then rain and snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Low around 36. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain.  High near 40. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely before midnight, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 36.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Snow likely before 9am, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Snow likely before midnight, then rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 39. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 36. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Rain. High near 40. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Rain likely before midnight, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before noon, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
27 Miles SE Whittier AK
 60.53°N 148.09°W (Elev. 0 ft)
3:34 pm AKST Feb 5, 2016
2am AKST Feb 6, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 12, 2016
 
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