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

Waterloo, Waterloo Municipal Airport (KALO)

Lat: 42.53°NLon: -92.47°WElev: 873ft.

Fair

17°F

-8°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.33 in (1028.9 mb)
Dewpoint 2°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 11 Feb 12:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Cedar Falls IASimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as 5. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly between 7pm and 5am.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 14. Wind chill values as low as 5. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy blowing snow after 10am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -5. Windy, with a north northwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Windy

    High: 15 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy blowing snow before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around -10. Wind chill values as low as -25. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: -10 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 7. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Cold

    High: 7 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 20. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 20 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as 5. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly between 7pm and 5am. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 14. Wind chill values as low as 5. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west after midnight. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Patchy blowing snow after 10am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -5. Windy, with a north northwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Friday Night
Patchy blowing snow before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around -10. Wind chill values as low as -25. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 7. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 20. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Washington's Birthday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Cedar Falls IASimilar City Names
 42.53°N 92.47°W
10:56 am CST Feb 11, 2016
1pm CST Feb 11, 2016-6pm CST Feb 17, 2016
 
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