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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Valparaiso Porter County Municipal Airport (KVPZ)

Lat: 41.64°NLon: -87.08°WElev: 768ft.

A Few Clouds

14°F

-10°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 30.55 in (1036.2 mb)
Dewpoint -1°F (-18°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill1°F (-17°C)
Last update 13 Feb 12:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Porter IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as 1. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 16 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -5. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, mainly after noon.  High near 22. Wind chill values as low as -7. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Low around 20. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as 1. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -5. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Snow, mainly after noon. High near 22. Wind chill values as low as -7. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow. Low around 20. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Washington's Birthday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Porter IN
 41.64°N 87.08°W
12:16 pm CST Feb 13, 2016
1pm CST Feb 13, 2016-6pm CST Feb 19, 2016
 
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