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Heavy snow expected over the Inter-mountain West; Lake Effect Snow will finally diminish on Saturday

A series of storm systems will continue bring heavy snowfall to much of the Inter-mountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains, with travel difficulties possible. Heavy lake-effect snow will finally begin to diminish on Saturday in the Great Lakes where significant travel hazards have been observed. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Altoona - Blair County Airport (KAOO)

Lat: 40.3°NLon: 78.32°WElev: 1467ft.

Overcast

-3°C

26°F

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed W 20 km/h
Barometer 1031.5 mb (30.40 in)
Dewpoint -8°C (18°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-9°C (15°F)
Last update 10 Dec 10:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Gallitzin PA

  • Today

    Today: Scattered flurries before 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near -6. West wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Scattered
    Flurries

    High: -6 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. West wind 11 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: -8 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near -3. South wind 10 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: -3 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow, freezing rain, and sleet.  Low around -3. Southeast wind 18 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: -3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 4. West wind 18 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 4 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow showers before 1am, then a chance of flurries after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -1.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -1 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then light snow likely after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near -3. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Light Snow
    Likely

    High: -3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered flurries before 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near -6. West wind 21 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Tonight
A chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. West wind 11 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.
Sunday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near -3. South wind 10 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Sunday Night
Snow, freezing rain, and sleet. Low around -3. Southeast wind 18 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Monday
Rain likely before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 4. West wind 18 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers before 1am, then a chance of flurries after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -1.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 1pm, then light snow likely after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near -3. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around -13. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of flurries. Partly sunny, with a high near -9. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -16. Breezy.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -7.
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Point Forecast:
Gallitzin PA
 40.48°N 78.55°W (Elev. 707 m)
9:53 am EST Dec 10, 2016
11am EST Dec 10, 2016-6pm EST Dec 16, 2016
 
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