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

Chicopee Falls / Westover Air Force Base (KCEF)

Lat: 42.3044° N Lon: 72.5146° W Elev: 246 ft.

Mostly Cloudy



Humidity 42%
Wind Speed W 18 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1009.1 mb)
Dewpoint 2°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill6°F (-14°C)
Last update 11 Feb 11:58 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Eastern Hampshire

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy with isolated snow showers. Colder with highs in the mid 20s. West winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
Partly cloudy in the evening...then clearing. Colder with lows around 5 above. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph...decreasing to 20 mph after midnight.
Sunny in the morning...then becoming partly sunny. Cold with highs in the lower 20s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 11. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Partly sunny. Colder with highs around 13. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Much colder with lows around 10 below. Wind chill values as low as 30 below.
Sunday And Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Cold. Highs around 10 above. Lows 5 below to 10 below zero. Wind chill values as low as 30 below.
Washingtons Birthday
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Not as cold with highs in the mid 20s.
Monday Night
Snow and freezing rain likely. Not as cool. Near steady temperature in the lower 20s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Rain and freezing rain likely. Not as cool with highs in the lower 40s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow and rain. Not as cool with lows in the upper 20s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Partly sunny. Highs around 40.

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