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

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.1948° N Lon: 149.518° W Elev: 144 ft.

Overcast

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.46 in (997.8 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 5 Feb 11:53 pm AKST
Detailed forecast for

Anchorage

Tonight
Mostly cloudy with isolated snow showers. Patchy fog. Lows in the lower 20s to lower 30s. Variable wind to 10 mph. Along turnagain arm and higher elevations...southeast wind 15 to 30 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny. Isolated snow showers in the afternoon. Highs in the 30s. Light winds except southeast 10 to 20 mph along turnagain arm and higher elevations.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows 15 to 25 except 10 to 15 above east anchorage. Variable wind 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 20s to upper 30s. Variable wind 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with scattered snow showers. Lows in the lower 20s to lower 30s. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow and rain. Highs in the 30s.
Monday Night Through Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows in the 20s. Highs in the 30s.
Wednesday Night And Thursday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers. Lows in the 20s. Highs in the 30s.
Thursday Night And Friday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows in the 20s. Highs in the 30s.



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