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.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Muscle Shoals, North West Alabama Regional Airport (KMSL)

Lat: 34.9015° N Lon: 87.6544° W Elev: 548 ft.




Humidity 38%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.55 in (1034.8 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 13 Feb 10:53 am CST
Detailed forecast for

Lauderdale County

Rest Of Today
Colder. Becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Light winds.
Cloudy with a chance of rain or snow. No snow accumulation. Highs in the lower 40s. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Sunday Night
Not as cool. Rain likely in the evening...then rain after midnight. Near steady temperature in the lower 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.
Washingtons Birthday
Rain. Highs in the lower 50s. South winds around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of rain 100 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain in the evening...then partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the upper 30s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.
Wednesday And Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 50s. Lows in the mid 30s.
Thursday And Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Highs in the upper 50s. Lows 39 to 44.
Mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

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942 AM CST SAT FEB 13 2016
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