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

Louisville, Bowman Field Airport (KLOU)

Lat: 38.34°NLon: -85.62°WElev: 545ft.

Fair

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 mph
Barometer 30.59 in (1036.6 mb)
Dewpoint 1°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill9°F (-13°C)
Last update 13 Feb 9:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Prospect KY

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as 3. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Cold

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 8. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 15 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, mainly after 2pm.  High near 29. Wind chill values as low as 9. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Low around 27. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. South wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow between 1am and 2am, then a chance of snow after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as 3. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 8. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Sunday
Snow, mainly after 2pm. High near 29. Wind chill values as low as 9. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow. Low around 27. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 38. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow between 1am and 2am, then a chance of snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Prospect KY
 38.34°N 85.62°W (Elev. 479 ft)
9:30 am EST Feb 13, 2016
10am EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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