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

POTLATCH (POTI1)

Lat: 47.03°NLon: -116.56°WElev: 2500ft.

NA

49°F

9°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed ENE 5 G 13 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 11 Feb 12:11 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

15 Miles NW Bovill ID

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain, mainly after 4pm.  High near 41. South wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain before 10pm, then rain and snow likely.  Low around 32. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph becoming southwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers.  High near 34. West wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow before 10am, then rain and snow.  High near 36. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. Windy.

    Chance Rain
    and Windy

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain, mainly after 4pm. High near 41. South wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain before 10pm, then rain and snow likely. Low around 32. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph becoming southwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Snow showers. High near 34. West wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. Low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow before 10am, then rain and snow. High near 36. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Washington's Birthday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Windy.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles NW Bovill ID
 47.03°N 116.56°W (Elev. 4665 ft)
10:21 am PST Feb 11, 2016
1pm PST Feb 11, 2016-6pm PST Feb 17, 2016
 
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