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

Fitchburg, Fitchburg Municipal Airport (KFIT)

Lat: 42.52°NLon: -71.78°WElev: 348ft.

Fair

-7°F

-22°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 30.36 in (1029.3 mb)
Dewpoint -23°F (-31°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-27°F (-33°C)
Last update 14 Feb 8:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Leominster MA

Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 12:00pm
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Wind Chill Warning
  •  
    Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Sun

    Wind Chill Warning

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Cold

    High: 10 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around -8. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: -8 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow, mainly after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -7. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow before 1am, then freezing rain.  Low around 19. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  High near 49. South wind 7 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around -8. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow, mainly after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -7. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Snow before 1am, then freezing rain. Low around 19. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Rain. High near 49. South wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers and sleet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Leominster MA
 42.52°N 71.78°W (Elev. 548 ft)
7:00 am EST Feb 14, 2016
9am EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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