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: 38.49°NLon: -79.09°WElev: 1201ft.

Fair and Breezy

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed NW 23 G 28 mph
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint -8°F (-22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 13 Feb 2:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Dayton VA

Wind Chill Advisory February 13, 06:00pm until February 14, 09:00am
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Wind Chill Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Wind chill values as low as -6. Northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -11. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 20 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 15. South wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 15 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow before 4pm, then snow and sleet.  High near 29. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow then
    Snow/Sleet

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Freezing rain and sleet, becoming all freezing rain after midnight.  Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Wintry Mix
    then Freezing
    Rain

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain or freezing rain likely, becoming all rain after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. Wind chill values as low as -6. Northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -11. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 15. South wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Snow before 4pm, then snow and sleet. High near 29. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Freezing rain and sleet, becoming all freezing rain after midnight. Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday
Rain or freezing rain likely, becoming all rain after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
Dayton VA
 38.49°N 79.09°W (Elev. 2306 ft)
12:34 pm EST Feb 13, 2016
2pm EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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