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

Griffiss Air Force Base / Rome (KRME)

Lat: 42.83°NLon: -75.54°WElev: 505ft.

Mostly Cloudy

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 12 Feb 12:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Hamilton NYSimilar City Names

Wind Chill Warning February 13, 04:00am until February 14, 01:00pm
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Wind Chill Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 20 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow showers with scattered flurries before 10pm, then snow, mainly after 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow after midnight. Low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -10. South wind 10 to 14 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 1 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely before 9am, then a chance of snow showers between 9am and 2pm, then snow likely after 2pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow before 9am, then areas of blowing snow after 2pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a temperature falling to around -4 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 2 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow showers before 8pm, then scattered flurries after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -17. Wind chill values as low as -31. Northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered flurries before 8am.  Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 6. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries

    High: 6 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before 8am, then rain and snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
A chance of snow showers with scattered flurries before 10pm, then snow, mainly after 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow after midnight. Low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -10. South wind 10 to 14 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.
Saturday
Snow likely before 9am, then a chance of snow showers between 9am and 2pm, then snow likely after 2pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow before 9am, then areas of blowing snow after 2pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a temperature falling to around -4 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers before 8pm, then scattered flurries after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -17. Wind chill values as low as -31. Northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Scattered flurries before 8am. Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 6. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 8am, then rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow likely before 8pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Hamilton NYSimilar City Names
 42.83°N 75.54°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
10:01 am EST Feb 12, 2016
1pm EST Feb 12, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
 
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