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

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.31°NLon: -79.38°WElev: 1201ft.

Fair

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed NW 13 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 0°F (-18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill20°F (-7°C)
Last update 11 Feb 3:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Head Waters VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered snow showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 28 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -7. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    Low: 8 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated snow showers before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values as low as -11. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Blustery.
    Isolated Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west after midnight.
Friday
Scattered snow showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Scattered snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -7. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Isolated snow showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values as low as -11. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Head Waters VA
 38.31°N 79.38°W (Elev. 2680 ft)
3:59 pm EST Feb 11, 2016
4pm EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
 
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