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

Athens, Athens Airport (KAHN)

Lat: 33.96°NLon: -83.4°WElev: 807ft.

Fair

42°F

6°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.17 in (1022.3 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 11 Feb 7:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Athens GA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow likely before 1pm, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Washington's Birthday
Snow likely before 1pm, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Athens GA
 33.96°N 83.4°W (Elev. 801 ft)
7:30 pm EST Feb 11, 2016
8pm EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
 
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