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

Stuart Powell Field Airport (KDVK)

Lat: 37.3°NLon: -85.29°WElev: 1022ft.

Light Snow

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill20°F (-7°C)
Last update 12 Feb 10:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Elk Horn KY

  • Today

    Today: A chance of snow or flurries before 3pm, then a chance of flurries after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of snow before 7pm, then a chance of flurries between 7pm and 10pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values as low as 3. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as 2. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Cold

    High: 22 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as 2. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 31. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Rain and snow likely before noon, then rain likely between noon and 2pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain and sleet likely before midnight, then snow likely, possibly mixed with sleet between midnight and 1am, then snow likely after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow between 9am and 11am, then a chance of rain after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow or flurries before 3pm, then a chance of flurries after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Light northwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A slight chance of snow before 7pm, then a chance of flurries between 7pm and 10pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values as low as 3. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as 2. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as 2. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 31. East wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Washington's Birthday
Rain and snow likely before noon, then rain likely between noon and 2pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Rain and sleet likely before midnight, then snow likely, possibly mixed with sleet between midnight and 1am, then snow likely after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow between 9am and 11am, then a chance of rain after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain before 10pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 10pm and 1am, then a slight chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Elk Horn KY
 37.3°N 85.29°W (Elev. 801 ft)
10:54 am EST Feb 12, 2016
11am EST Feb 12, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
 
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