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 over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Louisville, Standiford Field (KSDF)

Lat: 38.22°NLon: -85.75°WElev: 495ft.

Light Snow

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed W 17 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1021.0 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill3°F (-16°C)
Last update 10 Feb 10:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Louisville KY

  • Today

    Today: Scattered flurries before noon.  Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as 5. West wind around 13 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Wind chill values as low as 9. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Wind chill values as low as 9. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 24.

    Cold

    High: 24 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered flurries before noon. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as 5. West wind around 13 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Wind chill values as low as 9. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Wind chill values as low as 9. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A chance of snow before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 24.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 25.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Louisville KY
 38.22°N 85.75°W (Elev. 492 ft)
11:30 am EST Feb 10, 2016
11am EST Feb 10, 2016-6pm EST Feb 16, 2016
 
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