Wintry weather for Midwest, Ohio Valley; Bitter cold for Northeast

A bitterly cold airmass has invaded the eastern U.S this weekend bringing the coldest temperatures of the season. Gusty winds will combine with these cold temperatures to create dangerous wind chills well below zero in many parts of the Northeast. Meanwhile, a developing storm in the Plains will bring wintry precipitation to the Midwest and Ohio Valley on Sunday.
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Current conditions at

Wilkes-Barre - Scranton, Wilkes-Barre / Scranton International Airport (KAVP)

Lat: 41.49°NLon: -75.39°WElev: 961ft.

Fair

-5°F

-21°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.47 in
Dewpoint -15°F (-26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-21°F (-29°C)
Last update 14 Feb 8:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Varden PA

Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 01:00pm
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Wind Chill Warning
  •  
    Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Sun

    Wind Chill Warning

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and cold, with a high near 9. Wind chill values as low as -26. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Cold

    High: 9 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -8. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -10. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    High: 25 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain and snow before 1am, then rain and snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain.  Low around 25. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of around a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow accumulation of around 3 inches.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 1pm, then rain and snow.  High near 42. Southeast wind around 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and cold, with a high near 9. Wind chill values as low as -26. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -8. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Washington's Birthday
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -10. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Rain and snow before 1am, then rain and snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain. Low around 25. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of around a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow accumulation of around 3 inches.
Tuesday
Rain and snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 1pm, then rain and snow. High near 42. Southeast wind around 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Varden PA
 41.49°N 75.39°W (Elev. 1299 ft)
6:34 am EST Feb 14, 2016
9am EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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