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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Current conditions at

Pontiac, Oakland County International Airport (KPTK)

Lat: 42.75°NLon: -83.38°WElev: 981ft.

Light Snow Blowing Snow

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NW 17 G 33 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill4°F (-16°C)
Last update 12 Feb 2:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Clarkston MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely, mainly before 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    High: 25 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -12. North northwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 1 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values as low as -14. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 11 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -5. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 10 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 31 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely, mainly before 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -12. North northwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values as low as -14. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -5. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Clarkston MI
 42.75°N 83.38°W (Elev. 1096 ft)
12:13 pm EST Feb 12, 2016
3pm EST Feb 12, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
 
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