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

Grand Island, Central Nebraska Regional Airport (KGRI)

Lat: 40.92°NLon: -98.37°WElev: 1844ft.

Overcast

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 30.40 in (1033.2 mb)
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill4°F (-16°C)
Last update 13 Feb 10:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Grand Island NE

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 26 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to near 23 by 9pm, then rising to around 32 during the remainder of the night. Southeast wind around 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of light rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Light
    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of sprinkles.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to near 23 by 9pm, then rising to around 32 during the remainder of the night. Southeast wind around 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of light rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind around 10 mph.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of sprinkles. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Grand Island NE
 40.92°N 98.37°W (Elev. 1860 ft)
9:45 am CST Feb 13, 2016
11am CST Feb 13, 2016-6pm CST Feb 19, 2016
 
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