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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Current conditions at

Washington/Reagan National Airport, DC (KDCA)

Lat: 38.89°NLon: -77.02°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

42°F

6°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1027.0 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 6 Feb 2:52 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Washington DC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. North wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 44. North wind around 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. North wind around 7 mph.
Monday
A chance of rain after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 44. North wind around 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Washington DC
 38.89°N 77.02°W (Elev. 20 ft)
12:34 pm EST Feb 6, 2016
3pm EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 13, 2016
 
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