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

Frankfort, Capital City Airport (KFFT)

Lat: 38.19°NLon: -84.87°WElev: 804ft.

Fair

2°C

36°F

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1025.4 mb (30.26 in)
Dewpoint -5°C (23°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 6 Feb 7:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Frankfort KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -2. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 13 to 18 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 1. Southwest wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely before 1pm, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 3. West wind 10 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 3 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around -4. West wind 14 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around 3 centimeters.

    Snow Likely

    Low: -4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near -1. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: -1 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around -9.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -9 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -4.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: -4 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered flurries.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11.

    Scattered
    Flurries

    Low: -11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -2. Calm wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 13 to 18 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 1. Southwest wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday
Rain likely before 1pm, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 3. West wind 10 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around -4. West wind 14 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around 3 centimeters.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near -1. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around -9.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -4.
Wednesday Night
Scattered flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -1.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 1.
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Point Forecast:
Frankfort KY
 38.19°N 84.87°W (Elev. 152 m)
7:30 pm EST Feb 6, 2016
8pm EST Feb 6, 2016-6pm EST Feb 13, 2016
 
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