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

Franklin / J B Rose (KFKN)

Lat: 36.68°NLon: -76.94°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.85 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 10 Feb 12:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Franklin VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 21. West wind around 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 36. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. West wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 28.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 11 to 13 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 21. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 36. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. West wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday
A chance of snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin VA
 36.68°N 76.94°W (Elev. 49 ft)
10:38 am EST Feb 10, 2016
12pm EST Feb 10, 2016-6pm EST Feb 16, 2016
 
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