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

Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County Airport (KPOU)

Lat: 41.7°NLon: -73.93°WElev: 164ft.

Mostly Cloudy

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 1°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 13 Feb 7:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Poughkeepsie NY

Wind Chill Warning February 13, 01:00pm until February 14, 01:00pm
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Wind Chill Warning
  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of snow showers before 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 8 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 15 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -24. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 13. Wind chill values as low as -23. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 3 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow before 4am, then sleet.  Low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Snow/Sleet

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and sleet, becoming all rain after 7am.  High near 45. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain/Sleet
    then Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow between 1am and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of snow showers before 4pm. Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 8 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -24. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 13. Wind chill values as low as -23. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Snow before 4am, then sleet. Low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain and sleet, becoming all rain after 7am. High near 45. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow between 1am and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Poughkeepsie NY
 41.7°N 73.93°W (Elev. 121 ft)
6:34 am EST Feb 13, 2016
7am EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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