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

Caldwell, Essex County Airport (KCDW)

Lat: 40.82°NLon: -74.2°WElev: 171ft.

Mostly Cloudy

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed NW 12 G 31 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint -10°F (-23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill5°F (-15°C)
Last update 13 Feb 11:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Montclair NJ

Wind Chill Advisory February 13, 01:00pm until February 14, 12:00pm
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Wind Chill Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 9 by 5pm. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    High: 21 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: -1 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 13. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Cold

    High: 13 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 8. Wind chill values between zero and 5. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 8 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely before midnight, then rain and snow between midnight and 2am, then rain after 2am.  Temperature rising to around 38 by 5am. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely before 4am, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 9 by 5pm. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 13. Wind chill values between -10 and -20. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 8. Wind chill values between zero and 5. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Washington's Birthday
Snow likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Monday Night
Snow likely before midnight, then rain and snow between midnight and 2am, then rain after 2am. Temperature rising to around 38 by 5am. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Rain. High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely before 4am, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. 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 24.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
Montclair NJ
 40.82°N 74.2°W (Elev. 203 ft)
11:11 am EST Feb 13, 2016
12pm EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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