Wintry weather for Midwest, Ohio Valley; Bitter cold for Northeast

A bitterly cold airmass has invaded the eastern U.S this weekend bringing the coldest temperatures of the season. Gusty winds will combine with these cold temperatures to create dangerous wind chills well below zero in many parts of the Northeast. Meanwhile, a developing storm in the Plains will bring wintry precipitation to the Midwest and Ohio Valley on Sunday.
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Current conditions at

Franklin, Macon County Airport (K1A5)

Lat: 35.39°NLon: -83.58°WElev: 2021ft.

Overcast

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 14 Feb 5:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Almond NC

Winter Weather Advisory until February 15, 07:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 15, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Mon

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow and freezing rain before 2am, then a chance of snow and sleet between 2am and 4am, then a chance of sleet after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light east southeast  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total nighttime snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 26 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Sleet likely before 9am, then rain.  High near 45. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Sleet
    then Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain.  Low around 36. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind around 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind around 8 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 53.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of snow and freezing rain before 2am, then a chance of snow and sleet between 2am and 4am, then a chance of sleet after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light east southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total nighttime snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Sleet likely before 9am, then rain. High near 45. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain. Low around 36. South southeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind around 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind around 8 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Almond NC
 35.39°N 83.58°W (Elev. 2073 ft)
4:23 pm EST Feb 14, 2016
6pm EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 21, 2016
 
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