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

Indianapolis International Airport (KIND)

Lat: 39.77°NLon: -86.16°WElev: 790ft.

A Few Clouds

12°F

-11°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 30.56 in (1036.2 mb)
Dewpoint -3°F (-19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-2°F (-19°C)
Last update 13 Feb 9:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Indianapolis IN

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -2. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, mainly after 2pm.  High near 23. Wind chill values as low as -7. South southeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow, mainly before 2am.  Low around 21. South southeast wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Southwest wind around 11 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -2. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Sunday
Snow, mainly after 2pm. High near 23. Wind chill values as low as -7. South southeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow, mainly before 2am. Low around 21. South southeast wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Washington's Birthday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Southwest wind around 11 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Indianapolis IN
 39.77°N 86.16°W (Elev. 728 ft)
9:15 am EST Feb 13, 2016
10am EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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