Wintry weather for Midwest, Ohio Valley; Bitter cold for Northeast

A bitterly cold airmass has invaded the eastern U.S this weekend bringing the coldest temperatures of the season. Gusty winds will combine with these cold temperatures to create dangerous wind chills well below zero in many parts of the Northeast. Meanwhile, a developing storm in the Plains will bring wintry precipitation to the Midwest and Ohio Valley on Sunday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Grand Rapids, Gerald R. Ford International Airport (KGRR)

Lat: 42.98°NLon: -85.61°WElev: 794ft.

A Few Clouds

2°F

-17°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.42 in (1032.1 mb)
Dewpoint -3°F (-19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-8°F (-22°C)
Last update 14 Feb 6:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N East Grand Rapids MI

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of snow after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -7. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 19 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after 7pm.  Low around 17. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. South southeast wind around 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of snow after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -7. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Snow, mainly after 7pm. Low around 17. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Snow likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 32. South southeast wind around 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow and freezing rain before 1am, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N East Grand Rapids MI
 42.98°N 85.61°W (Elev. 794 ft)
7:03 am EST Feb 14, 2016
7am EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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