Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

A strong low pressure system will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains today into tonight. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbus, Port Columbus International Airport (KCMH)

Lat: 39.96°NLon: -83°WElev: 814ft.

Mostly Cloudy

37°F

3°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 7 Feb 9:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Columbus OH

  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 50. South wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly after 1am.  Low around 33. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow showers likely before noon, then rain showers likely between noon and 3pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind 8 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 31 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 25 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 50. South wind 7 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Showers, mainly after 1am. Low around 33. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Rain and snow showers likely before noon, then rain showers likely between noon and 3pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
A chance of flurries. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Friday Night
A chance of flurries. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Columbus OH
 39.96°N 83°W (Elev. 771 ft)
9:45 am EST Feb 7, 2016
10am EST Feb 7, 2016-6pm EST Feb 13, 2016
 
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