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

Pawtucket, North Central State Airport (KSFZ)

Lat: 41.89°NLon: -71.54°WElev: 440ft.

Fair

-9°F

-23°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed NW 17 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint -26°F (-32°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-32°F (-36°C)
Last update 14 Feb 2:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Smithfield RI

Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 12:00pm
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Wind Chill Warning
  •  
    Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Sun

    Wind Chill Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around -11. Wind chill values as low as -31. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -11 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 8. Wind chill values as low as -33. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Cold

    High: 8 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around -3. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: -3 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow, mainly after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 30. Wind chill values as low as -9. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely before 11pm, then rain and snow likely between 11pm and 1am, then rain likely after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  High near 52. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers between 8am and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around -11. Wind chill values as low as -31. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 8. Wind chill values as low as -33. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around -3. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow, mainly after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 30. Wind chill values as low as -9. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Snow likely before 11pm, then rain and snow likely between 11pm and 1am, then rain likely after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 26. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Rain. High near 52. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers between 8am and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of rain showers, snow showers, and freezing rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Smithfield RI
 41.89°N 71.54°W (Elev. 289 ft)
12:29 am EST Feb 14, 2016
3am EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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