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

Garrett County Airport (K2G4)

Lat: 39.41°NLon: -79.41°WElev: 2933ft.

Partly Cloudy

1°F

-17°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed W 8 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint -6°F (-21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-13°F (-25°C)
Last update 13 Feb 6:25 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Oakland MD

Wind Chill Advisory until February 14, 09:00am
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Wind Chill Advisory
  •  
    Wind Chill Advisory until February 14, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Sun

    Wind Chill Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Wind chill values as low as -20. West wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: -2 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -17. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 12 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow likely before 5pm, then rain, possibly mixed with snow.  High near 32. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow and freezing rain, becoming all snow after 7pm.  Low around 27. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    then Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely before noon, then a chance of rain and snow between noon and 4pm, then a chance of rain after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow before 1am, then a chance of snow showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Wind chill values as low as -20. West wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -17. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.
Sunday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Snow likely before 5pm, then rain, possibly mixed with snow. High near 32. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Snow and freezing rain, becoming all snow after 7pm. Low around 27. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow likely before noon, then a chance of rain and snow between noon and 4pm, then a chance of rain after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow before 1am, then a chance of snow showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Oakland MD
 39.41°N 79.41°W (Elev. 2398 ft)
6:23 pm EST Feb 13, 2016
6pm EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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