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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sandpoint, Sandpoint Airport (KSZT)

Lat: 48.38°NLon: -116.63°WElev: 2126ft.

Lt Rain

41°F

5°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 8 MPH
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 13 Feb 12:15 am PST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NW Sandpoint Airport ID

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers.  High near 30. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Low around 25. Southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely before 10pm, then rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 36.

    Chance Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Snow showers. High near 30. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. Low around 25. Southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 32. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow likely before 10pm, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NW Sandpoint Airport ID
 48.38°N 116.63°W (Elev. 5469 ft)
10:01 pm PST Feb 12, 2016
12am PST Feb 13, 2016-6pm PST Feb 18, 2016
 
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