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

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

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

Overcast

-4°C

25°F

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed S 22 km/h
Barometer 29.83 in
Dewpoint -7°C (19°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-11°C (13°F)
Last update 6 Feb 8:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles S Goodridge MN

Blizzard Watch February 7, 06:00am until February 8, 06:00am
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Blizzard Watch
  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 1. South wind 16 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Cloudy

    High: 1 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around -3. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 26 to 35 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: -3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before 4pm.  Patchy blowing snow after 9am. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around -9 by 4pm. Windy, with a northwest wind 32 to 37 km/h increasing to 43 to 48 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 centimeters possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: -3 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Areas of blowing snow before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around -16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 42 to 47 km/h decreasing to 29 to 34 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -16 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near -12. North northwest wind 26 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -12 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -19.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -19 °C

  • Tuesday

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

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -14 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -22.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -22 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near -12.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -12 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 1. South wind 16 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Tonight
A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around -3. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 26 to 35 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 48 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New 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 4pm. Windy, with a northwest wind 32 to 37 km/h increasing to 43 to 48 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 centimeters possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around -16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 42 to 47 km/h decreasing to 29 to 34 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near -12. North northwest wind 26 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -19.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -14.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -22.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near -12.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -19.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -11.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -21.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -16.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles S Goodridge MN
 48.05°N 95.81°W
6:29 am CST Feb 6, 2016
9am CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 12, 2016
 
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