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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Heavy Lake Effect Snow Likely for Western New York

Blizzard conditions are expected to persist over portions of the northern Plains through midday Wednesday. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Further east, Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for portions of western New York. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 3 feet are possible late week into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Syracuse, Syracuse Hancock International Airport (KSYR)

Lat: 43.11°NLon: 76.1°WElev: 420ft.

Overcast

36°F

2°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 7 Dec 6:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Syracuse NY

Lake Effect Snow Watch December 8, 06:00pm until December 10, 06:00am
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Lake Effect Snow Watch
  • Today

    Today: Rain and snow likely before 8am, then a slight chance of rain between 8am and 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of snow showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers, mainly after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers, mainly after 1am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 26. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Heavy Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 30. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 28. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of snow after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain and snow likely before 8am, then a slight chance of rain between 8am and 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
A slight chance of snow showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers, mainly after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers, mainly after 1am. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 26. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.
Friday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 30. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday Night
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday
Snow showers. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 28. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of snow after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Syracuse NY
 43.04°N 76.16°W (Elev. 400 ft)
3:05 am EST Dec 7, 2016
7am EST Dec 7, 2016-6pm EST Dec 13, 2016
 
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