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

Bloomington/Normal, Central Illinois Regional Airport at Bloomington-Normal (KBMI)

Lat: 40.48°NLon: -88.96°WElev: 873ft.

Fair

6°F

-14°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.56 in (1037.7 mb)
Dewpoint -5°F (-21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-8°F (-22°C)
Last update 13 Feb 3:56 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Bloomington IL

Winter Weather Advisory February 14, 03:00am until February 14, 06:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -3 and 7. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 24. Wind chill values between -3 and 7. Southeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 21. South southeast wind 7 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before noon, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. South wind 8 to 11 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between -3 and 7. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Sunday
Snow. High near 24. Wind chill values between -3 and 7. Southeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 21. South southeast wind 7 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Washington's Birthday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before noon, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. South wind 8 to 11 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Bloomington IL
 40.48°N 88.96°W (Elev. 843 ft)
3:53 am CST Feb 13, 2016
4am CST Feb 13, 2016-6pm CST Feb 19, 2016
 
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