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

Fort Knox (KFTK)

Lat: 37.63°NLon: -86.5°WElev: 755ft.

Partly Cloudy

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.55 in (1035.9 mb)
Dewpoint -1°F (-18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 13 Feb 11:58 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Falls Of Rough KY

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as 10. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Cold

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 6. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, mainly after 1pm.  High near 30. Wind chill values as low as 6. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Low around 29. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of rain before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow between 7am and 9am, then a chance of rain after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow and sleet before 7am, then a chance of snow between 7am and 10am, then a chance of rain after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Chance Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as 10. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. Wind chill values as low as 6. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Snow, mainly after 1pm. High near 30. Wind chill values as low as 6. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.
Sunday Night
Snow. Low around 29. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of rain before 7am, then a chance of rain and snow between 7am and 9am, then a chance of rain after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 41. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow and sleet before 7am, then a chance of snow between 7am and 10am, then a chance of rain after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Falls Of Rough KY
 37.63°N 86.5°W (Elev. 545 ft)
10:30 am CST Feb 13, 2016
11am CST Feb 13, 2016-6pm CST Feb 19, 2016
 
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