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

Quantico Marine Corps Airfield - Turner Field (KNYG)

Lat: 38.53°NLon: -76.97°WElev: 7ft.

A Few Clouds and Breezy

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 35%
Wind Speed N 25 G 38 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1025.7 mb)
Dewpoint 0°F (-18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 13 Feb 9:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

La Plata MD

Wind Advisory until February 13, 06:00pm
Wind Chill Advisory February 13, 06:00pm until February 14, 06:00am
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Wind Advisory
Wind Chill Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until February 13, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Sat

    Wind Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -3. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -3. Northwest wind 5 to 13 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 18 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow likely before 1pm, then rain and snow.  High near 34. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain.  Low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -3. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -3. Northwest wind 5 to 13 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Snow likely after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Snow likely before 1pm, then rain and snow. High near 34. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Rain. Low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
Rain. High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
La Plata MD
 38.53°N 76.97°W (Elev. 148 ft)
9:34 am EST Feb 13, 2016
10am EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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