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

Rockland, Knox County Regional Airport (KRKD)

Lat: 44.18°NLon: -69.07°WElev: 56ft.

Light Snow

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.58 in (1001.9 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 11 Feb 4:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Rockport ME

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly between noon and 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -8. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 6 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as -8. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 13 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blustery

    High: 21 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 0 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 8. Blustery.

    Cold and
    Blustery

    High: 8 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly between noon and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 6. Wind chill values as low as -8. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as -8. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Blustery.
Sunday
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 8. Blustery.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Washington's Birthday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Rockport ME
 44.18°N 69.07°W (Elev. 0 ft)
3:36 am EST Feb 11, 2016
5am EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
 
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