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

Hillsville (KHLX)

Lat: 36.82°NLon: -81.05°WElev: 2736ft.

Overcast

8°F

-13°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.29 in
Dewpoint -1°F (-18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Feb 7:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Cripple Creek VA

Winter Storm Warning February 14, 04:00pm until February 16, 12:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Today

    Today: Scattered flurries between 1pm and 3pm, then a chance of snow after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Light and variable wind becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Low around 20. South wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow before 4pm, then snow and sleet.  High near 33. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Snow/Sleet

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain or freezing rain, becoming all rain after 3am.  Low around 32. South wind around 8 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered flurries between 1pm and 3pm, then a chance of snow after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Light and variable wind becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Snow. Low around 20. South wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Washington's Birthday
Snow before 4pm, then snow and sleet. High near 33. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday Night
Rain or freezing rain, becoming all rain after 3am. Low around 32. South wind around 8 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Cripple Creek VA
 36.82°N 81.05°W (Elev. 2569 ft)
4:00 am EST Feb 14, 2016
7am EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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