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

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.12°NLon: -81.25°WElev: 1299ft.

Fair

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 11 Feb 9:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Moravian Falls NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. Light and variable wind.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow between 8am and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

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

    Snow Likely

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 21. Light and variable wind.
Friday
A chance of snow between 8am and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Washington's Birthday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Moravian Falls NC
 36.12°N 81.25°W (Elev. 1152 ft)
8:00 am EST Feb 11, 2016
10am EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
 
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