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 Pocono, Pocono Mountains Municipal Airport (KMPO)

Lat: 41.4°NLon: -75.2°WElev: 1886ft.

Overcast

13°F

-11°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint -1°F (-18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill3°F (-16°C)
Last update 12 Feb 10:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Tafton PA

Wind Chill Warning February 13, 06:00am until February 14, 01:00pm
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Wind Chill Warning
  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow showers with scattered flurries before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -3. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 7 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered flurries.  Partly sunny and cold, with a temperature falling to around 1 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Flurries and
    Blustery

    High: 9 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -27. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph.

    Cold

    High: 10 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely before 8am, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
A chance of snow showers with scattered flurries before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -3. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Scattered flurries. Partly sunny and cold, with a temperature falling to around 1 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -27. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Snow likely before 8am, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow likely before 8pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Tafton PA
 41.4°N 75.2°W (Elev. 1401 ft)
10:01 am EST Feb 12, 2016
11am EST Feb 12, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
 
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