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

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.4°NLon: -82.75°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

35°F

2°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1021.7 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 11 Feb 11:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Mount Pisgah NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. West southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a north northwest wind 24 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy, with a north northwest wind 28 to 33 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy
    then Sunny

    High: 17 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow likely, mainly after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 33. West southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -10. Windy, with a north northwest wind 24 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 46 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Windy, with a north northwest wind 28 to 33 mph decreasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Washington's Birthday
Snow likely, mainly after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Mount Pisgah NC
 35.4°N 82.75°W (Elev. 4898 ft)
12:03 pm EST Feb 11, 2016
12pm EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
 
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