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

Huntington, Tri-State Airport (KHTS)

Lat: 38.2°NLon: -83.03°WElev: 827ft.

Fair

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 30.48 in (1033.4 mb)
Dewpoint -3°F (-19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 13 Feb 5:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WSW Hitchins KY

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -3. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -3 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of light snow between 11am and 4pm, then snow likely after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -9. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Light Snow
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Low around 25. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow and sleet before 10am, then rain, snow, and sleet between 10am and 11am, then rain after 11am.  High near 37. South wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    then Rain

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain before 1am, then rain and sleet likely.  Low around 32. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain/Sleet
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain showers after 2pm, mixing with snow after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -3. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A chance of light snow between 11am and 4pm, then snow likely after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -9. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow. Low around 25. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Washington's Birthday
Snow and sleet before 10am, then rain, snow, and sleet between 10am and 11am, then rain after 11am. High near 37. South wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain before 1am, then rain and sleet likely. Low around 32. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of rain showers after 2pm, mixing with snow after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WSW Hitchins KY
 38.2°N 83.03°W (Elev. 758 ft)
6:31 pm EST Feb 13, 2016
6pm EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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