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

Skagway (PAGY)

Lat: 59.43°NLon: -135.35°WElev: 52ft.

Light Rain

40°F

4°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.70 in (1005.7 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 12 Feb 10:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Skagway AK

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 41. South wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely before noon, then rain and snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south 20 to 25 mph after midnight.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. South wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 37.

    Chance Snow

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 41. South wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Snow showers likely before noon, then rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 30. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south 20 to 25 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 39. South wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Washington's Birthday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 37.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Skagway AK
 59.43°N 135.35°W (Elev. 0 ft)
10:45 am AKST Feb 12, 2016
11am AKST Feb 12, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 18, 2016
 
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