Wintry weather for Midwest, Ohio Valley; Bitter cold for Northeast

A bitterly cold airmass has invaded the eastern U.S this weekend bringing the coldest temperatures of the season. Gusty winds will combine with these cold temperatures to create dangerous wind chills well below zero in many parts of the Northeast. Meanwhile, a developing storm in the Plains will bring wintry precipitation to the Midwest and Ohio Valley on Sunday.
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Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.29°NLon: -73.97°WElev: 1663ft.

Fair

-23°F

-31°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1032.9 mb)
Dewpoint -29°F (-34°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-42°F (-41°C)
Last update 14 Feb 8:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Placid NY

Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 07:00pm
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Wind Chill Warning
  •  
    Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sun

    Wind Chill Warning

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near -5. Wind chill values as low as -43. West wind around 9 mph.

    Cold

    High: -5 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -16. Wind chill values as low as -28. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -16 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -16. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow, mainly after midnight.  Low around 16. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow and sleet before 11am, then freezing rain between 11am and noon, then rain after noon.  High near 36. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    then Rain

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 9 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near -5. Wind chill values as low as -43. West wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -16. Wind chill values as low as -28. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Washington's Birthday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -16. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Snow, mainly after midnight. Low around 16. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow and sleet before 11am, then freezing rain between 11am and noon, then rain after noon. High near 36. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind around 11 mph.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. South wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Placid NY
 44.29°N 73.97°W (Elev. 1877 ft)
7:33 am EST Feb 14, 2016
9am EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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