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 over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
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Current conditions at

Fort Knox (KFTK)

Lat: 37.52°NLon: -85.72°WElev: 755ft.

Overcast

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1022.4 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 11 Feb 12:58 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Buffalo KY

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 30. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 20.

    Cold

    High: 20 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Light and variable wind.
Friday
A slight chance of snow before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind around 9 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 20.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Washington's Birthday
Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Buffalo KY
 37.52°N 85.72°W (Elev. 801 ft)
1:30 am EST Feb 11, 2016
1am EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
 
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