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.

Current conditions at

Frederick Municipal Airport (KFDK)

Lat: 39.4722° N Lon: 77.3981° W Elev: 269 ft.




Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.30 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 10:40 pm EST
Detailed forecast for

Frederick County

Rest Of Tonight
Cloudy late this evening...then clearing. Lows in the upper 20s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
Mostly sunny in the morning...then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds around 5 mph... Becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening...then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. North winds around 5 mph.
Partly sunny in the morning...then cloudy with a chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 40s. Northeast winds around 5 mph...becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of snow 50 percent.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Lows in the lower 30s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent.
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Highs in the upper 30s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 30s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows 15 to 20.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 20s.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Cold with lows around 10 above.
Partly sunny. Highs around 30.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 15.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 20s.

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927 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016
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