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: 40.69°NLon: -75.19°WElev: 384ft.

Fair

15°F

-9°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1024.5 mb)
Dewpoint 1°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Feb 1:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Phillipsburg NJ

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 7. West wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 26. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Light and variable wind becoming west 6 to 11 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -6. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    High: 16 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: -3 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 16.

    Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 26. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Light and variable wind becoming west 6 to 11 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -6. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 21 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 16.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Phillipsburg NJ
 40.69°N 75.19°W (Elev. 305 ft)
12:36 am EST Feb 12, 2016
2am EST Feb 12, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
 
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