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

Lawrence, Lawrence Municipal Airport (KLWC)

Lat: 38.97°NLon: -95.26°WElev: 830ft.

Overcast

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.61 in (1037.5 mb)
Dewpoint 3°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill9°F (-13°C)
Last update 13 Feb 4:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lawrence KS

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of freezing drizzle after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Freezing
    Drizzle

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of freezing drizzle, mixing with drizzle after 7am, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 50. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Drizzle/Freezing
    Drizzle

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of rain before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of freezing drizzle after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of freezing drizzle, mixing with drizzle after 7am, then gradually ending. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 50. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Washington's Birthday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Lawrence KS
 38.97°N 95.26°W
4:08 am CST Feb 13, 2016
5am CST Feb 13, 2016-6pm CST Feb 19, 2016
 
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