Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Current conditions at

Chicopee Falls / Westover Air Force Base (KCEF)

Lat: 42.37°NLon: -72.53°WElev: 246ft.

Partly Cloudy and Breezy

15°F

-9°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed NW 21 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 0°F (-18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-3°F (-19°C)
Last update 11 Feb 4:58 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Amherst MASimilar City Names

Wind Chill Watch February 13, 01:00pm until February 14, 01:00pm
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Wind Chill Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -3. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -7. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 24 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of snow showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 11 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 14 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -10. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 9.

    Cold

    High: 9 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -2.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -2 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow showers after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 27 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow before 2am, then a chance of freezing rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    then Chance
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 20 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -3. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -7. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 14. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -10. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 9.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow before 2am, then a chance of freezing rain. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Freezing rain likely before 10am, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Amherst MASimilar City Names
 42.37°N 72.53°W (Elev. 200 ft)
4:00 pm EST Feb 11, 2016
5pm EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
 
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