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

Wilmington, New Castle County Airport (KILG)

Lat: 39.81°NLon: -75.59°WElev: 72ft.

Partly Cloudy and Breezy

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed W 21 G 31 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill5°F (-15°C)
Last update 11 Feb 9:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Rockland DE

  • Today

    Today: Scattered snow showers before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 27 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. West wind 8 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 6 to 14 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered flurries.  Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Windy, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries and
    Windy

    High: 20 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Blustery.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 0 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 14.

    Sunny

    High: 14 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered snow showers before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. West wind 8 to 15 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 6 to 14 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Scattered flurries. Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Windy, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph increasing to 24 to 29 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Blustery.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 14.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Rockland DE
 39.81°N 75.59°W (Elev. 289 ft)
9:35 am EST Feb 11, 2016
10am EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
 
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