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

Sunrise Base (SUN64)

Lat: 46.89°NLon: -121.76°WElev: 6410ft.

NA

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 13 Feb 2:00 am PST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Mt Rainier WA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers.  Low around 22. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 28 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow.  High near 28. Breezy, with a southwest wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 28. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 24 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 16 to 22 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 36. Breezy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Low around 28. Windy, with a west southwest wind 33 to 38 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. Windy.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Windy.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Chance Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers. Low around 22. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 28 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow. High near 28. Breezy, with a southwest wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 28. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 24 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 16 to 22 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. High near 36. Breezy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Snow. Low around 28. Windy, with a west southwest wind 33 to 38 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Washington's Birthday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Windy. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Windy. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Breezy.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 28. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy.
Friday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Mt Rainier WA
 46.89°N 121.76°W (Elev. 7707 ft)
10:04 pm PST Feb 12, 2016
2am PST Feb 13, 2016-6pm PST Feb 19, 2016
 
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