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

Westerly, Westerly State Airport (KWST)

Lat: 41.38°NLon: -71.69°WElev: 79ft.

Fair

9°F

-13°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed NW 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.42 in (1030.4 mb)
Dewpoint -16°F (-27°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-5°F (-21°C)
Last update 14 Feb 1:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Charlestown RI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values as low as -3. Northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 11 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 0. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 0 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow, mainly after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 35. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely before 8pm, then rain.  Low around 29. South wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    then Rain

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  High near 49. South wind 14 to 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values as low as -3. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 0. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow, mainly after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 35. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Snow likely before 8pm, then rain. Low around 29. South wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
Rain. High near 49. South wind 14 to 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Charlestown RI
 41.38°N 71.69°W (Elev. 39 ft)
10:58 am EST Feb 14, 2016
2pm EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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