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 downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Current conditions at

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.83°NLon: -71.41°WElev: 49ft.

Partly Cloudy

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed W 17 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 2°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill4°F (-16°C)
Last update 11 Feb 5:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Providence RI

Wind Chill Watch February 13, 01:00pm until February 14, 01:00pm
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Wind Chill Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -2. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -3. West wind around 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 24 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 3 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Partly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow before 11pm, then a chance of freezing rain between 11pm and 4am, then a chance of rain after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -2. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -3. West wind around 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
A chance of snow before 11pm, then a chance of freezing rain between 11pm and 4am, then a chance of rain after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Providence RI
 41.83°N 71.41°W (Elev. 98 ft)
4:00 pm EST Feb 11, 2016
6pm EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
 
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