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

Allentown, Lehigh Valley International Airport (KABE)

Lat: 40.57°NLon: -75.5°WElev: 384ft.

Fair

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill7°F (-14°C)
Last update 13 Feb 3:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Allentown PA

Wind Chill Advisory February 13, 06:00pm until February 14, 09:00am
Wind Advisory February 13, 06:00am until February 13, 06:00pm
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Wind Chill Advisory
Wind Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 9 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 16 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Wind chill values as low as -17. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -17. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 31 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow before 9am, then rain.  High near 45. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow
    then Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 9 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -2. Wind chill values as low as -17. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -17. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Washington's Birthday
Snow likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Snow before 9am, then rain. High near 45. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers between 10am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Allentown PA
 40.57°N 75.5°W (Elev. 364 ft)
12:36 am EST Feb 13, 2016
3am EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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