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

Bristol / Johnson / Kingsport, Tri-City Regional Airport (KTRI)

Lat: 36.54°NLon: -81.73°WElev: 1519ft.

Mostly Cloudy

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 30.32 in (1027.4 mb)
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 13 Feb 7:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Laurel Bloomery TN

Wind Chill Advisory until February 13, 12:00pm
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Wind Chill Advisory
  •  
    Wind Chill Advisory until February 13, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Sat

    Wind Chill Advisory

  • Today

    Today: A chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of flurries between 11am and 3pm.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 16. Wind chill values between -3 and 2. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values between -2 and 3. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. Wind chill values between 2 and 12. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 19 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow and sleet before 1pm, then rain and sleet between 1pm and 3pm, then rain after 3pm.  High near 34. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain before 7pm, then rain and sleet between 7pm and 3am, then snow after 3am.  Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow before 11am, then rain and snow likely between 11am and 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm.  High near 38. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of flurries between 11am and 3pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 16. Wind chill values between -3 and 2. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values between -2 and 3. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 24. Wind chill values between 2 and 12. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Washington's Birthday
Snow and sleet before 1pm, then rain and sleet between 1pm and 3pm, then rain after 3pm. High near 34. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Rain before 7pm, then rain and sleet between 7pm and 3am, then snow after 3am. Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Snow before 11am, then rain and snow likely between 11am and 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm. High near 38. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before noon, then a chance of rain and snow between noon and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Laurel Bloomery TN
 36.54°N 81.73°W (Elev. 3189 ft)
6:52 am EST Feb 13, 2016
8am EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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