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 Watches are in effect across this region.
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Current conditions at

Bismarck, Bismarck Municipal Airport (KBIS)

Lat: 46.81°NLon: -100.76°WElev: 1677ft.

Mostly Cloudy

1°C

34°F

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed SW 11 km/h
Barometer 1012.9 mb (29.86 in)
Dewpoint -4°C (24°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-2°C (28°F)
Last update 6 Feb 6:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Bismarck ND

High Wind Warning February 7, 06:00am until February 8, 06:00am
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High Wind Warning
  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 10. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 21 km/h increasing to 32 to 42 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.

    Partly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 10 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Windy, with a northwest wind 45 to 50 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 1pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of snow after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 2. Windy, with a northwest wind 50 to 60 km/h, with gusts as high as 80 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Windy. Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 2 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Windy, with a northwest wind 43 to 48 km/h decreasing to 34 to 39 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 1. Breezy, with a northwest wind 27 to 32 km/h decreasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 1 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 1pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of snow after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 2 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 10. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 21 km/h increasing to 32 to 42 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Windy, with a northwest wind 45 to 50 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 1pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of snow after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 2. Windy, with a northwest wind 50 to 60 km/h, with gusts as high as 80 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Windy, with a northwest wind 43 to 48 km/h decreasing to 34 to 39 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 1. Breezy, with a northwest wind 27 to 32 km/h decreasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 1pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of snow after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 1.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -5.
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Point Forecast:
Bismarck ND
 46.81°N 100.76°W
6:48 am CST Feb 6, 2016
7am CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 12, 2016
 
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