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

New York, Kennedy International Airport (KJFK)

Lat: 40.58°NLon: -73.84°WElev: 10ft.

Overcast

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 13 Feb 12:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Rockaway Park NY

Wind Chill Advisory February 13, 04:00pm until February 14, 12:00pm
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Wind Chill Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 24. Wind chill values between 10 and 15. West wind 11 to 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers between noon and 3pm.  Partly sunny and cold, with a temperature falling to around 13 by 5pm. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a northwest wind 24 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Windy. Mostly
    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 20 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 17. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Sunny and
    Blustery then
    Sunny

    High: 17 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 14. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 14 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 24. Wind chill values between 10 and 15. West wind 11 to 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers between noon and 3pm. Partly sunny and cold, with a temperature falling to around 13 by 5pm. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Windy, with a northwest wind 24 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 17. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Sunday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 14. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Washington's Birthday
Snow likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Rockaway Park NY
 40.58°N 73.84°W (Elev. 23 ft)
9:18 pm EST Feb 12, 2016
1am EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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