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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Current conditions at

Saranac Lake, Adirondack Regional Airport (KSLK)

Lat: 44.29°NLon: -74.18°WElev: 1663ft.

Overcast

-21°F

-29°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1025.8 mb)
Dewpoint -29°F (-34°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-37°F (-38°C)
Last update 13 Feb 7:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SW Saranac Lake NY

Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 07:00pm
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Wind Chill Warning
  •  
    Wind Chill Warning until February 14, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sun

    Wind Chill Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -26. Wind chill values as low as -44. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and cold, with a high near -3. Wind chill values as low as -40. West wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Cold

    High: -3 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -14. Wind chill values as low as -24. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -14 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -24. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 24 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow likely before 2pm, then rain likely between 2pm and 4pm, then rain and snow likely after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 21 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -26. Wind chill values as low as -44. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and cold, with a high near -3. Wind chill values as low as -40. West wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -14. Wind chill values as low as -24. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Washington's Birthday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -24. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Snow likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely before 2pm, then rain likely between 2pm and 4pm, then rain and snow likely after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38. South wind 8 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SW Saranac Lake NY
 44.29°N 74.18°W (Elev. 1598 ft)
6:16 pm EST Feb 13, 2016
8pm EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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