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

Taunton, Taunton Municipal Airport (KTAN)

Lat: 41.79°NLon: -71.06°WElev: 43ft.

Mostly Cloudy

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed W 16 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint -5°F (-21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 13 Feb 1:52 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

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Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 12:00pm
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Wind Chill Warning
  •  
    Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Sun

    Wind Chill Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -4. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Cold

    High: 10 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -9. West wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 2 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow before 10pm, then freezing rain likely between 10pm and midnight, then rain after midnight.  Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Rain

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  High near 51. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -4. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -9. West wind 3 to 8 mph.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow before 10pm, then freezing rain likely between 10pm and midnight, then rain after midnight. Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Rain. High near 51. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
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 41.79°N 71.06°W (Elev. 98 ft)
12:00 pm EST Feb 13, 2016
2pm EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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