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

Syracuse, Syracuse Hancock International Airport (KSYR)

Lat: 42.94°NLon: -76.44°WElev: 420ft.

Light Snow Blowing Snow and Windy

11°F

-12°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 28 G 36 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill-10°F (-23°C)
Last update 11 Feb 9:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Skaneateles NY

Lake Effect Snow Warning until February 12, 04:00am
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Lake Effect Snow Warning
  •  
    Lake Effect Snow Warning until February 12, 04:00am

    NOW until
    4:00am Fri

    Lake Effect Snow Warning

  • Today

    Today: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow. High near 15. Wind chill values as low as -5. Breezy, with a west wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around 4 inches.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 15 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely before 7pm, then snow showers likely between 7pm and 4am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -5. West wind 10 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered flurries between 10am and 2pm, then a chance of snow showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow before midnight, then snow showers likely, mainly between midnight and 1am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -15. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.

    Heavy Snow
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 1 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy and cold, with a high near 2. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    High: 2 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around -7. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 7. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 7 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered flurries.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Scattered
    Flurries

    Low: 3 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow. High near 15. Wind chill values as low as -5. Breezy, with a west wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around 4 inches.
Tonight
Snow likely before 7pm, then snow showers likely between 7pm and 4am. The snow could be heavy at times. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -5. West wind 10 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.
Friday
Scattered flurries between 10am and 2pm, then a chance of snow showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow before midnight, then snow showers likely, mainly between midnight and 1am. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 1. Wind chill values as low as -15. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.
Saturday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy and cold, with a high near 2. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around -7. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 7. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Scattered flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Skaneateles NY
 42.94°N 76.44°W (Elev. 965 ft)
9:46 am EST Feb 11, 2016
10am EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
 
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