Wintry weather for Midwest, Ohio Valley; Bitter cold for Northeast

A bitterly cold airmass has invaded the eastern U.S this weekend bringing the coldest temperatures of the season. Gusty winds will combine with these cold temperatures to create dangerous wind chills well below zero in many parts of the Northeast. Meanwhile, a developing storm in the Plains will bring wintry precipitation to the Midwest and Ohio Valley on Sunday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New York, La Guardia Airport (KLGA)

Lat: 40.73°NLon: -73.78°WElev: 20ft.

Fair

13°F

-11°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed NW 14 mph
Barometer 30.50 in (1032.6 mb)
Dewpoint -13°F (-25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-2°F (-19°C)
Last update 14 Feb 1:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Fresh Meadows NY

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny and cold, with a high near 11. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Cold

    High: 11 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between zero and 5. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 10 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow, mainly after noon.  High near 36. Wind chill values between 5 and 15. Light southeast wind becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain, becoming all rain after 9pm.  Temperature rising to around 44 by 4am. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 54. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 23 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between midnight and 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers between 10am and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny and cold, with a high near 11. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 10. Wind chill values between zero and 5. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Washington's Birthday
Snow, mainly after noon. High near 36. Wind chill values between 5 and 15. Light southeast wind becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
Rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain, becoming all rain after 9pm. Temperature rising to around 44 by 4am. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Tuesday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 54. Breezy, with a southeast wind 14 to 23 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between midnight and 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers between 10am and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Fresh Meadows NY
 40.73°N 73.78°W (Elev. 85 ft)
12:25 pm EST Feb 14, 2016
2pm EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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