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

Latrobe / Westmorland (KLBE)

Lat: 40.17°NLon: -79.24°WElev: 1184ft.

Mostly Cloudy

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 15.00 mi
Wind Chill5°F (-15°C)
Last update 12 Feb 10:50 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Rector PA

Wind Chill Advisory February 13, 12:00am until February 14, 09:00am
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Wind Chill Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A chance of light snow after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -1. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Light
    Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers.  Low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -15. Northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 1 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 8. Wind chill values as low as -19. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 8 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -18. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 9 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 31 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely before 2pm, then rain and snow likely between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of light snow after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -1. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. Low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -15. Northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 8. Wind chill values as low as -19. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -18. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Snow likely before 2pm, then rain and snow likely between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Rector PA
 40.17°N 79.24°W (Elev. 1601 ft)
8:33 am EST Feb 12, 2016
11am EST Feb 12, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
 
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