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

Kansas City, Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC)

Lat: 39.08°NLon: -94.57°WElev: 758ft.

Overcast

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1023.4 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Feb 2:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Kansas City MO

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Light north wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 35. North wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values between zero and 5. North wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between -1 and 9. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 25 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. East southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Light north wind.
Friday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 35. North wind 5 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values between zero and 5. North wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Wind chill values between -1 and 9. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. East southeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Washington's Birthday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Kansas City MO
 39.08°N 94.57°W (Elev. 994 ft)
2:40 am CST Feb 12, 2016
3am CST Feb 12, 2016-6pm CST Feb 18, 2016
 
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