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

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 56.06°NLon: -131.09°WElev: 89ft.

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.68 in (1005.0 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 13 Feb 8:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

20 Miles ENE Bell Island Hot Springs AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Low around 35. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers.  High near 40. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 34. South wind around 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Showers likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely before midnight, then snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 31. Southwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain Likely
    then Heavy
    Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow before noon, then rain. The rain and snow could be heavy at times.  High near 35. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Snow
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain before midnight, then snow. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 35.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers. Low around 35. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers. High near 40. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 34. South wind around 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Washington's Birthday
Showers likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Rain likely before midnight, then snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 31. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
Snow before noon, then rain. The rain and snow could be heavy at times. High near 35. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
Rain before midnight, then snow. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 34.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 34.
Friday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
20 Miles ENE Bell Island Hot Springs AK
 56.06°N 131.09°W (Elev. 682 ft)
6:32 pm AKST Feb 13, 2016
9pm AKST Feb 13, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 20, 2016
 
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