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

Cedar Rapids, The Eastern Iowa Airport (KCID)

Lat: 41.82°NLon: -91.6°WElev: 863ft.

Fair

7°F

-14°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed N 14 mph
Barometer 30.54 in (1036.0 mb)
Dewpoint -3°F (-19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-10°F (-23°C)
Last update 12 Feb 9:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE Shueyville IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around -6. Wind chill values as low as -20. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: -6 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -20. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 12 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow after midnight.  Temperature rising to around 12 by 4am. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow

    Low: 8 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 24. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.

    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    High: 24 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around -6. Wind chill values as low as -20. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -20. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Snow after midnight. Temperature rising to around 12 by 4am. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday
Snow. High near 24. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SE Shueyville IA
 41.82°N 91.6°W (Elev. 797 ft)
9:29 pm CST Feb 12, 2016
10pm CST Feb 12, 2016-6pm CST Feb 19, 2016
 
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