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

Fargo, Hector International Airport (KFAR)

Lat: 46.89°NLon: -96.82°WElev: 899ft.

Fair

-3°F

-19°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 30.68 in (1041.8 mb)
Dewpoint -12°F (-24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-19°F (-28°C)
Last update 12 Feb 7:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Fargo ND

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -16. Wind chill values as low as -24. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -26. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    High: 10 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow, mainly after 11pm.  Low around 9. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Breezy. Snow
    Likely then
    Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, mainly before 10am.  High near 23. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -16. Wind chill values as low as -24. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -26. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Saturday Night
Snow, mainly after 11pm. Low around 9. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow, mainly before 10am. High near 23. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Washington's Birthday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Fargo ND
 46.89°N 96.82°W
6:45 pm CST Feb 12, 2016
8pm CST Feb 12, 2016-6pm CST Feb 19, 2016
 
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