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

Mount Washington (KMWN)

Lat: 44.3°NLon: -71.32°WElev: 6263ft.

A Few Clouds and Windy

-18°F

-28°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed W 62 G 72 mph
Barometer NA
Dewpoint -24°F (-31°C)
Visibility 110.00 mi
Wind Chill-60°F (-51°C)
Last update 12 Feb 8:57 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Mount Washington NH

Wind Chill Warning February 13, 07:00pm until February 14, 10:00am
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Wind Chill Warning
  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds and cold, with a high near -5. Wind chill values as low as -44. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.

    Cold and
    Windy

    High: -5 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Wind chill values as low as -28. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: -9 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of snow after 8am.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near -8. Wind chill values as low as -42. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    High: -8 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -29. Wind chill values as low as -63. Very windy, with a northwest wind 35 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Very
    Windy then
    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: -29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near -12. Windy, with a northwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Cold and
    Windy

    High: -12 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -13. Windy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: -13 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10.

    Cold

    High: 10 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow.  High near 30. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds and cold, with a high near -5. Wind chill values as low as -44. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of snow showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Wind chill values as low as -28. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of snow after 8am. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near -8. Wind chill values as low as -42. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -29. Wind chill values as low as -63. Very windy, with a northwest wind 35 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near -12. Windy, with a northwest wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -13. Windy.
Washington's Birthday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Snow. High near 30. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers. Low around 15. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Windy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Breezy.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 2. Blustery.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Mount Washington NH
 44.3°N 71.32°W (Elev. 5299 ft)
8:01 am EST Feb 12, 2016
9am EST Feb 12, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
 
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