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

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.63°NLon: -81.5°WElev: 3179ft.

Overcast and Breezy

13°F

-11°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed NW 25 G 38 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 0°F (-18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-7°F (-22°C)
Last update 13 Feb 10:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSW Troutdale VA

Wind Chill Advisory until February 14, 10:00am
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Wind Chill Advisory
  •  
    Wind Chill Advisory until February 14, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Sun

    Wind Chill Advisory

  • Today

    Today: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 3pm.  Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 7. Wind chill values as low as -22. Windy, with a northwest wind 22 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 7 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -14. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 19 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow, mainly after 11pm.  Low around 18. South wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow before 10am, then sleet between 10am and 4pm, then rain and sleet after 4pm.  High near 34. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix
    and Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Sleet before 10pm, then freezing rain between 10pm and 5am, then snow and freezing rain after 5am.  Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of 0.2 to 0.4 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow before 4pm, then a chance of rain and sleet.  High near 33. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow and
    Breezy then
    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of freezing rain and sleet before 10pm, then snow showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 3pm. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 7. Wind chill values as low as -22. Windy, with a northwest wind 22 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -16. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow after 4pm. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -14. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Snow, mainly after 11pm. Low around 18. South wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Washington's Birthday
Snow before 10am, then sleet between 10am and 4pm, then rain and sleet after 4pm. High near 34. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Monday Night
Sleet before 10pm, then freezing rain between 10pm and 5am, then snow and freezing rain after 5am. Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of 0.2 to 0.4 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow before 4pm, then a chance of rain and sleet. High near 33. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of freezing rain and sleet before 10pm, then snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSW Troutdale VA
 36.63°N 81.5°W (Elev. 4472 ft)
9:30 am EST Feb 13, 2016
10am EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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