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

Sitka, Sitka Airport (PASI)

Lat: 56.71°NLon: -134.9°WElev: 20ft.

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed E 18 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.55 in (1000.6 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 11 Feb 9:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

11 Miles NE North Cape AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after midnight.  Low around 37. East wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers, mainly before noon.  High near 39. East wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers.  High near 40. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 34. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 39.

    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain, mainly after midnight. Low around 37. East wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday
Showers, mainly before noon. High near 39. East wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers. High near 40. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 34. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Washington's Birthday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Monday Night
Rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Thursday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
11 Miles NE North Cape AK
 56.71°N 134.9°W (Elev. 1558 ft)
9:29 pm AKST Feb 11, 2016
10pm AKST Feb 11, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 18, 2016
 
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