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

Dickinson, Dickinson Municipal Airport (KDIK)

Lat: 46.89°NLon: -102.78°WElev: 2592ft.

Overcast

6°F

-14°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 30.46 in (1036.8 mb)
Dewpoint -4°F (-20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-8°F (-22°C)
Last update 12 Feb 8:56 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Dickinson ND

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. East wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 17 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 10. Southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet before 3pm, then snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A slight chance of snow before 10am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 10am and 11am, then a slight chance of rain after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 10pm, then a slight chance of snow after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain between 11am and 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. East wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 10. Southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet before 3pm, then snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain. Cloudy, with a high near 32. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Washington's Birthday
A slight chance of snow before 10am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 10am and 11am, then a slight chance of rain after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 10pm, then a slight chance of snow after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain between 11am and 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Dickinson ND
 46.89°N 102.78°W
5:28 am MST Feb 12, 2016
9am MST Feb 12, 2016-6pm MST Feb 18, 2016
 
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