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 over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
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Current conditions at

Franklin, Venango Regional Airport (KFKL)

Lat: 41.39°NLon: -79.84°WElev: 1539ft.

Overcast

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NW 8 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 10 Feb 4:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Franklin PA

Winter Weather Advisory until February 11, 07:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 11, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Thu

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers.  High near 23. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers.  Low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -4. West wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 9 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -6. West wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 16 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. West wind 8 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers, mainly after 10pm.  Low around 3. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 3 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy and cold, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 8 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -4 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. High near 23. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. Low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -4. West wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow showers likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -6. West wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of snow showers, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. West wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Snow showers, mainly after 10pm. Low around 3. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy and cold, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Sunday
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 15.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin PA
 41.39°N 79.84°W (Elev. 1138 ft)
12:31 pm EST Feb 10, 2016
5pm EST Feb 10, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
 
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