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

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (KCOS)

Lat: 38.84°NLon: -105.05°WElev: 6181ft.

Mostly Cloudy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.32 in (1027.5 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 12 Feb 6:54 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Pikes Peak Summit CO

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Mostly
    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 26 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 10 percent chance of snow after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Windy. Mostly
    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 17 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Windy, with a northwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Sunny, with a high near 20. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: 20 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 26. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 20 mph.

    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. West wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of snow after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Windy, with a northwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Washington's Birthday
Sunny, with a high near 20. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 25 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 26. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 30 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 30 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Pikes Peak Summit CO
 38.84°N 105.05°W (Elev. 13750 ft)
6:35 am MST Feb 12, 2016
7am MST Feb 12, 2016-6pm MST Feb 18, 2016
 
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