Strong winds and wintry weather for Northern Plains, Upper Midwest

A powerful storm system is forecast to develop in southern Canada on Saturday then track toward the Great Lakes by Sunday. Strong winds and wintry precipitation from this storm will impact the northern Plains and Upper Midwest beginning Saturday. Numerous High Wind Warnings, Wind Advisories even Blizzard Watches are in effect across this region.
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Last Update: 130 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

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Synopsis: AT 130 PM... A 1044 MB HIGH WAS OVER EASTERN NEVADA...AND A 1026 MB LOW OVER THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA BIGHT. WEAK TO OCCASIONALLY MODERATE OFFSHORE FLOW WILL PREVAIL THROUGH TUESDAY.

Tonight
Wind NW 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt... Becoming NE after midnight. Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...becoming 2 ft or less. Swell W 3 to 6 ft at 15 seconds.
Sat
Wind NE 10 kt...becoming NW in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 ft in the morning...becoming 2 ft or less. Swell W 2 to 5 ft at 14 seconds.
Sat Night
Wind N 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell W 2 to 5 ft at 14 seconds.
Sun
Wind variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell W 2 to 5 ft at 13 seconds.
Sun Night
Wind NW 10 kt...becoming NE after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 ft after midnight. Swell W 2 to 4 ft at 12 seconds.
Mon
Wind NE 10 to 15 kt with gusts to 20 kt... Becoming SE in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 ft in the morning...becoming 2 ft or less. Swell W 2 to 3 ft.
Mon Night
Wind NW 10 kt...becoming NE after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell W 1 to 3 ft.
Tue
Wind NE 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell W 2 to 4 ft.
Tue Night
Wind N 10 kt...becoming NE after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell W 2 to 4 ft.
Wed
Wind variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell W 2 to 4 ft.
Wed Night
Wind variable less than 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell W 1 to 3 ft.
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Last Update: 130 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016
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