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

Pittsfield Municipal Airport (KPSF)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: -73.33°WElev: 1148ft.

Light Snow

12°F

-11°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed W 20 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1010.1 mb)
Dewpoint 2°F (-17°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Wind Chill-6°F (-21°C)
Last update 11 Feb 2:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Sheffield MA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 22 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered snow showers before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -7. Northwest wind 8 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 4 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -7. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -4. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 9 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Northwest wind 13 to 18 mph.

    Cold

    High: 10 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -10.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 7.

    Cold

    High: 7 °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 24.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
Scattered snow showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -7. Northwest wind 8 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -7. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -4. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Northwest wind 13 to 18 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -10.
Sunday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 7.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -3.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Sheffield MA
 42.12°N 73.33°W (Elev. 784 ft)
12:39 pm EST Feb 11, 2016
3pm EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
 
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