Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

Strong low pressure will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains into Monday. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's. Heavy snow will impact eastern New England.
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Current conditions at

Lexington Blue Grass Airport (KLEX)

Lat: 37.99°NLon: -84.52°WElev: 955ft.

Fair

41°F

5°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 7 Feb 8:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SW Lexington KY

Winter Weather Advisory February 8, 05:00pm until February 9, 06:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered rain showers before 1am, then scattered rain and snow showers between 1am and 5am, then scattered snow showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Scattered
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered rain and snow showers before noon, then scattered rain showers between noon and 3pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. Wind chill values as low as 10. West wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 27. Wind chill values as low as 10. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 27 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated snow showers.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 20. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers

    High: 20 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered rain showers before 1am, then scattered rain and snow showers between 1am and 5am, then scattered snow showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Scattered rain and snow showers before noon, then scattered rain showers between noon and 3pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 41. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Wind chill values as low as 10. West wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Wind chill values as low as 10. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Scattered snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday
Isolated snow showers. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 20. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SW Lexington KY
 37.99°N 84.52°W (Elev. 1007 ft)
8:30 pm EST Feb 7, 2016
9pm EST Feb 7, 2016-6pm EST Feb 14, 2016
 
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