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

Essex US-2 MP 179.9 (MTESX)

Lat: 48.32°NLon: -113.64°WElev: 3848ft.

Mixed Prcp

37°F

3°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed N 6 G 15 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 13 Feb 9:45 am MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Essex MT

  • Today

    Today: Rain and snow showers.  High near 38. West southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 11pm.  Low around 30. West southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow before 11am, then a chance of rain showers.  High near 41. West southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Low around 32. West southwest wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Showers.  High near 43. Breezy, with a west wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers.  Low around 32. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain and snow showers. High near 38. West southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 11pm. Low around 30. West southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow before 11am, then a chance of rain showers. High near 41. West southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 32. West southwest wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Washington's Birthday
Showers. High near 43. Breezy, with a west wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday Night
Showers. Low around 32. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Essex MT
 48.32°N 113.64°W (Elev. 3532 ft)
8:25 am MST Feb 13, 2016
10am MST Feb 13, 2016-6pm MST Feb 19, 2016
 
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