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 over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Frederick Municipal Airport (KFDK)

Lat: 39.4°NLon: -77.63°WElev: 269ft.

Fair

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed W 12 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 11 Feb 1:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Gapland MD

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated snow showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 29. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 13 to 18 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Blustery.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 18 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Blustery.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 21.

    Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday
Isolated snow showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 29. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 13 to 18 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Blustery.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Blustery.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 21.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Gapland MD
 39.4°N 77.63°W (Elev. 554 ft)
12:34 am EST Feb 11, 2016
1am EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
 
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