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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Current conditions at

Minot, Minot International Airport (KMOT)

Lat: 48.24°NLon: -101.29°WElev: 1716ft.

Overcast

14°F

-10°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1024.0 mb)
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill5°F (-15°C)
Last update 11 Feb 5:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Minot NDSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 3pm.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 21. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 21 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. North wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a steady temperature around 7. North wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Cold

    High: 7 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 2. East wind 7 to 11 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 2 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 21 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Partly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 3pm. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 21. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. North wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a steady temperature around 7. North wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 2. East wind 7 to 11 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 21. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Minot NDSimilar City Names
 48.24°N 101.29°W
5:48 am CST Feb 11, 2016
6am CST Feb 11, 2016-6pm CST Feb 17, 2016
 
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