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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dunkirk, Chautauqua County / Dunkirk Airport (KDKK)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: -78.91°WElev: 692ft.

Unknown Precip

9°F

-13°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.51 in (1034.9 mb)
Dewpoint -4°F (-20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Feb 11:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Gowanda NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 12. Light southwest wind.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow showers, mainly after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -5. South wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 8 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 30. South wind around 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind 7 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before 2pm, then a chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 31 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 13 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 12. Light southwest wind.
Tonight
A chance of snow showers, mainly after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -5. South wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 30. South wind around 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 27. South wind 7 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 2pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Gowanda NY
 42.43°N 78.91°W (Elev. 1276 ft)
9:38 am EST Feb 14, 2016
12pm EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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