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 over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Atlanta, Fulton County Airport-Brown Field (KFTY)

Lat: 33.76°NLon: -84.43°WElev: 840ft.

Fair

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.15 in (1021.7 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 11 Feb 4:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Atlanta GASimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A slight chance of rain and snow before 8am, then rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain Likely

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Washington's Birthday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 8am, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Atlanta GASimilar City Names
 33.76°N 84.43°W (Elev. 942 ft)
3:00 am EST Feb 11, 2016
5am EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
 
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