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.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charleston, Yeager Airport (KCRW)

Lat: 38.3365° N Lon: 81.5281° W Elev: 981 ft.

Partly Cloudy



Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.36 in (1029.1 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 5:54 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Kanawha County

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds up to 5 mph.
Partly cloudy. Cold with lows in the upper 20s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph in the evening becoming light.
Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds around 5 mph.
Rain showers in the morning...then chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Cooler with highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Monday Night
Cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the evening...then snow showers likely after midnight. Light snow accumulation possible. Colder with lows in the mid 20s. Chance of snow 70 percent.
Snow showers likely in the morning...then snow showers in the afternoon. New light snow accumulation. Colder with highs around 30. Chance of snow 80 percent.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely. New light snow accumulation possible. Cold with lows in the lower 20s. Chance of snow 60 percent.
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cold with highs in the mid 20s.
Wednesday Night And Thursday
Mostly cloudy. Cold. Lows 10 to 15. Highs in the upper 20s.
Thursday Night And Friday
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 20. Highs in the lower 30s.

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633 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016
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