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

Rochester, Greater Rochester International Airport (KROC)

Lat: 43.17°NLon: -77.63°WElev: 558ft.

Light Snow

-3°F

-19°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 30.44 in (1032.7 mb)
Dewpoint -8°F (-22°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Wind Chill-20°F (-29°C)
Last update 13 Feb 11:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Rochester NY

Lake Effect Snow Advisory until February 14, 01:00pm
Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 10:00am
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Lake Effect Snow Advisory
Wind Chill Warning
  •  
    Lake Effect Snow Advisory until February 14, 01:00pm
    Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 10:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers.  Areas of blowing snow before 1am. Low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers, mainly before 10am.  High near 9. Wind chill values as low as -20. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers

    High: 9 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -10. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow, mainly after 11am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 31. Wind chill values as low as -5. South wind 13 to 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind 7 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers. Areas of blowing snow before 1am. Low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow showers, mainly before 10am. High near 9. Wind chill values as low as -20. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -10. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow, mainly after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 31. Wind chill values as low as -5. South wind 13 to 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind 7 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Snow likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Rochester NY
 43.17°N 77.63°W (Elev. 472 ft)
11:34 pm EST Feb 13, 2016
12am EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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