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

Akron, Akron Fulton International Airport (KAKR)

Lat: 41.16°NLon: -81.37°WElev: 1066ft.

Mostly Cloudy

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed W 10 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1024.2 mb)
Dewpoint 3°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 11 Feb 3:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Kent OH

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 19 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of snow showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -1. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -2. Southwest wind 7 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -14. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 2 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 9. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 9 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 17.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 17 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 12 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
A slight chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -1. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of snow showers, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -2. Southwest wind 7 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -14. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 9. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Kent OH
 41.16°N 81.37°W (Elev. 1050 ft)
3:41 pm EST Feb 11, 2016
4pm EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
 
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