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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.98°NLon: -83.94°WElev: 981ft.

Mostly Cloudy

7°C

44°F

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed N 11 km/h
Barometer 1025.9 mb (30.28 in)
Dewpoint -7°C (20°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill4°C (40°F)
Last update 6 Feb 5:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Knoxville TN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -2. Calm wind.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: -2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 12. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 2. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 2 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 6. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 6 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around -3. West wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: -3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 1.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 1 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: -7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 0.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 0 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -2. Calm wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 12. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 2. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 6. West wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around -3. West wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 1.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 0.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 4.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 6.
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Point Forecast:
Knoxville TN
 35.98°N 83.94°W (Elev. 287 m)
2:46 pm EST Feb 6, 2016
6pm EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 13, 2016
 
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