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

Sacramento International Airport (KSMF)

Lat: 38.64°NLon: -121.48°WElev: 20ft.

Fog

49°F

9°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NNW 5 MPH
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.5 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 13 Feb 1:53 am PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Rio Linda CA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 47. Light north northwest wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 71. Light northwest wind becoming north northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Light north northeast wind becoming north northwest 11 to 16 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Patchy Fog

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 47. Light north northwest wind.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 71. Light northwest wind becoming north northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Light north northeast wind becoming north northwest 11 to 16 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Washington's Birthday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Rio Linda CA
 38.64°N 121.48°W (Elev. 20 ft)
2:06 am PST Feb 13, 2016
3am PST Feb 13, 2016-6pm PST Feb 19, 2016
 
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