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.

Current conditions at

Martinsville (KMTV)

Lat: 36.3961° N Lon: 79.7751° W Elev: 942 ft.




Humidity 26%
Wind Speed NW 14 mph
Barometer 30.33 in
Dewpoint -5°F (-21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 13 Feb 4:15 pm EST
Detailed forecast for

Rockingham County

Mostly clear. Colder with lows around 12. Northwest winds around 10 mph this evening...becoming light and variable. Wind chill values as low as 8 above.
Partly sunny in the morning...then becoming cloudy. Highs around 30. Light and variable winds.
Sunday Night
Cloudy. Snow likely...mainly after midnight. Snow accumulation around an inch possible. Not as cool with lows in the lower 20s. Light and variable winds. Chance of snow 70 percent.
Washingtons Birthday
Snow and sleet likely. Rain and freezing rain in the afternoon. Additional moderate snow accumulation. Highs in the mid 30s. Light and variable winds. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Monday Night
Freezing rain in the evening. Rain. Not as cool. Near steady temperature in the lower 30s. Light and variable winds...becoming south around 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly sunny. A 50 percent chance of rain. Not as cool with highs around 50.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.
Wednesday And Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. Lows in the lower 30s.
Thursday And Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Highs around 50. Lows around 30.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mostly cloudy. Not as cool with lows around 40.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

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400 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016
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