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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Virginia Beach, Oceana, Naval Air Station (KNTU)

Lat: 36.74°NLon: -76.03°WElev: 20ft.

A Few Clouds

1°C

34°F

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed NW 31 G 56 km/h
Barometer 1023.1 mb (30.21 in)
Dewpoint -14°C (6°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-5°C (23°F)
Last update 13 Feb 1:56 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Virginia Beach VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 1. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 39 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 1 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -9. Blustery, with a northwest wind 29 to 34 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery

    Low: -9 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -3. North wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -3 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Rain likely, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 9. East wind 13 to 23 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 9 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 7. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  High near 14. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 14 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 1. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 39 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -9. Blustery, with a northwest wind 29 to 34 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -3. North wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.
Washington's Birthday
Rain likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 9. East wind 13 to 23 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 7. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tuesday
Rain. High near 14. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 6.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.
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Point Forecast:
Virginia Beach VA
 36.74°N 76.03°W (Elev. 3 m)
9:50 am EST Feb 13, 2016
2pm EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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