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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Heavy Lake Effect Snow Likely for Western New York

Blizzard conditions are expected to persist over portions of the northern Plains through midday Wednesday. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Further east, Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for portions of western New York. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 3 feet are possible late week into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Collins/Loveland, Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal Airport (KFNL)

Lat: 40.45°NLon: 105.02°WElev: 5016ft.

Fair

10°F

-12°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed N 13 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill-5°F (-21°C)
Last update 7 Dec 4:35 am MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Rustic CO

Winter Weather Advisory until December 7, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until December 7, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow.  Steady temperature around -2. Wind chill values as low as -14. East northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: -2 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 8. Wind chill values as low as -15. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 8 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Wind chill values as low as -26. West wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -23. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. Steady temperature around -2. Wind chill values as low as -14. East northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 8. Wind chill values as low as -15. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Wind chill values as low as -26. West wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -23. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy.
Monday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Breezy.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Rustic CO
 40.65°N 105.51°W (Elev. 7999 ft)
2:32 am MST Dec 7, 2016
4am MST Dec 7, 2016-6pm MST Dec 13, 2016
 
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