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

Niagara Falls, Niagara Falls International Airport (KIAG)

Lat: 43.37°NLon: -78.46°WElev: 587ft.

Light Snow

3°F

-16°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1029.9 mb)
Dewpoint -5°F (-21°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill-9°F (-23°C)
Last update 13 Feb 3:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Barker NY

Lake Effect Snow Advisory until February 14, 01:00am
Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 10:00am
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Lake Effect Snow Advisory
Wind Chill Warning
  •  
    Lake Effect Snow Advisory until February 14, 01:00am
    Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 10:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers.  High near 3. Wind chill values as low as -25. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    High: 3 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers.  Low around -2. Wind chill values as low as -25. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    Low: -2 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values as low as -20. North wind 7 to 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Isolated Snow
    Showers

    High: 11 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of snow after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. South wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. High near 3. Wind chill values as low as -25. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers. Low around -2. Wind chill values as low as -25. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 11. Wind chill values as low as -20. North wind 7 to 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. South wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Barker NY
 43.37°N 78.46°W (Elev. 246 ft)
3:39 pm EST Feb 13, 2016
4pm EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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