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 over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
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Current conditions at

Erie, Erie International Airport (KERI)

Lat: 42.04°NLon: -80.19°WElev: 732ft.

Light Snow

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed NW 14 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill2°F (-17°C)
Last update 11 Feb 7:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Mc Kean PA

Lake Effect Snow Warning until February 11, 04:00pm
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Lake Effect Snow Warning
  •  
    Lake Effect Snow Warning until February 11, 04:00pm

    NOW until
    4:00pm Thu

    Lake Effect Snow Warning

  • Today

    Today: Snow showers.  High near 17. Wind chill values as low as -7. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 17 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -9. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers, mainly after noon.  High near 22. Wind chill values as low as -9. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Snow Showers

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -20. Windy, with a west wind 28 to 31 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers.  High near 7. Windy, with a northwest wind around 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 7 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    Low: -1 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 14 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers. High near 17. Wind chill values as low as -7. Breezy, with a west wind 21 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -9. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday
Snow showers, mainly after noon. High near 22. Wind chill values as low as -9. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers. Low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -20. Windy, with a west wind 28 to 31 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers. High near 7. Windy, with a northwest wind around 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Mc Kean PA
 42.04°N 80.19°W (Elev. 860 ft)
6:20 am EST Feb 11, 2016
8am EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
 
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