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

Thief River Falls, Thief River Falls Regional Airport (KTVF)

Lat: 48.05°NLon: -95.81°WElev: 1115ft.

Overcast

3°C

37°F

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed SW 20 km/h
Barometer 29.51 in
Dewpoint -1°C (30°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-2°C (29°F)
Last update 6 Feb 9:35 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles S Goodridge MN

Winter Storm Warning February 7, 09:00am until February 8, 06:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and midnight, then snow likely after midnight.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around -17. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 23 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before 4pm.  Patchy blowing snow after 9am. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around -9 by 5pm. Breezy, with a northwest wind 29 to 34 km/h increasing to 42 to 47 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 centimeters possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 0 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 3am.  Areas of blowing snow before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around -16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 32 to 42 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -16 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near -12. Wind chill values as low as -26. Blustery, with a northwest wind 26 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.

    Partly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: -12 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -19. Northwest wind 19 to 24 km/h decreasing to 11 to 16 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -14.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -14 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -23.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: -23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near -13.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -13 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -21.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and midnight, then snow likely after midnight. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around -17. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 23 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly before 4pm. Patchy blowing snow after 9am. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around -9 by 5pm. Breezy, with a northwest wind 29 to 34 km/h increasing to 42 to 47 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 centimeters possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 3am. Areas of blowing snow before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around -16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 32 to 42 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near -12. Wind chill values as low as -26. Blustery, with a northwest wind 26 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -19. Northwest wind 19 to 24 km/h decreasing to 11 to 16 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -14.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -23.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near -13.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -21.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near -12.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -21.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -14.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -24.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -12.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles S Goodridge MN
 48.05°N 95.81°W
8:45 pm CST Feb 6, 2016
9pm CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 13, 2016
 
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