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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wildwood, Cape May County Airport (KWWD)

Lat: 38.95°NLon: -74.92°WElev: 23ft.

Overcast

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed W 17 G 32 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 11 Feb 11:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Cape May NJSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 29. Windy, with a west wind around 29 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Breezy, with a northwest wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 26. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Light and variable wind becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered flurries.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Windy, with a northwest wind 21 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries and
    Windy

    High: 23 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 17. Windy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy
    then Sunny

    High: 17 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of rain after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 29. Windy, with a west wind around 29 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Breezy, with a northwest wind 19 to 24 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 26. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Light and variable wind becoming west 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Scattered flurries. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Windy, with a northwest wind 21 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. Windy.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 17. Windy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of rain after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
Cape May NJSimilar City Names
 38.95°N 74.92°W (Elev. 7 ft)
9:35 am EST Feb 11, 2016
11am EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
 
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