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

Waterloo, Waterloo Municipal Airport (KALO)

Lat: 42.46°NLon: -92.38°WElev: 873ft.

Partly Cloudy

8°F

-13°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1024.8 mb)
Dewpoint -1°F (-18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-5°F (-21°C)
Last update 10 Feb 9:54 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Waterloo IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -15. North wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -15. North wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 16 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as zero. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing and
    Blustery

    High: 18 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: -8 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10.

    Cold

    High: 10 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 22 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Wind chill values as low as -15. North wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -15. North wind around 6 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as zero. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 10.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 22. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
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Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Waterloo IA
 42.46°N 92.38°W
9:41 pm CST Feb 10, 2016
10pm CST Feb 10, 2016-6pm CST Feb 17, 2016
 
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