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

Norwood, Norwood Memorial Airport (KOWD)

Lat: 42.27°NLon: -71.24°WElev: 49ft.

Fair

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.67 in (1004.6 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 11 Feb 4:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Needham MASimilar City Names

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. West wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 26 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -3. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 6 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -4. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 11 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -5.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10.

    Cold

    High: 10 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -1 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Scattered snow showers, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. West wind 6 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -3. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -4. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -5.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1.
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Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
A chance of snow and freezing rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Rain or freezing rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Needham MASimilar City Names
 42.27°N 71.24°W (Elev. 148 ft)
3:45 am EST Feb 11, 2016
5am EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
 
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