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 over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

TOWER FALLS RANGER STATION AT YELLOWSTONE NP (TFAW4)

Lat: 44.89°NLon: -109.64°WElev: 6266ft.

NA

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SSW 1 G 2 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 10 Feb 9:15 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

16 Miles ESE Cooke City MT

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West northwest wind 11 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Isolated snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated snow showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Isolated snow showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 37.

    Chance Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West northwest wind 11 to 13 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
Isolated snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Isolated snow showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Isolated snow showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Scattered snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 41. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 23. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 27.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
16 Miles ESE Cooke City MT
 44.89°N 109.64°W (Elev. 7136 ft)
7:26 pm MST Feb 10, 2016
9pm MST Feb 10, 2016-6pm MST Feb 17, 2016
 
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