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

Pocatello, Pocatello Regional Airport (KPIH)

Lat: 42.91°NLon: -112.59°WElev: 4449ft.

A Few Clouds

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NE 5 MPH
Barometer 30.36 in (1030.9 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 11 Feb 11:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Pocatello Municipal ID

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy freezing fog. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 22. East wind around 6 mph.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. East southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. East southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy freezing fog. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 22. East wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. East southeast wind around 6 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. East southeast wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 11am, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Pocatello Municipal ID
 42.91°N 112.59°W (Elev. 4485 ft)
1:48 pm MST Feb 11, 2016
12am MST Feb 12, 2016-6pm MST Feb 17, 2016
 
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