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

Niagara Falls, Niagara Falls International Airport (KIAG)

Lat: 43.2011° N Lon: 78.7427° W Elev: 587 ft.

Light Snow

0°F

-18°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed N 18 G 28 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1025.1 mb)
Dewpoint -7°F (-22°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Wind Chill-21°F (-29°C)
Last update 13 Feb 5:53 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Niagara County

Today
A chance of snow showers early...then lake effect snow likely. Areas of blowing snow. Additional accumulation 2 to 3 inches in the most persistent snows. Very windy and cold with highs zero to 5 above. Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent. Wind chill values as low as 25 below.
Tonight
Areas of blowing snow in the evening. Lake effect snow likely in the evening...then a chance of snow showers overnight. Additional accumulation 2 to 3 inches in the most persistent snows. Windy and cold with lows zero to 5 below. Northwest winds 15 to 30 mph...diminishing to 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent. Wind chill values as low as 25 below.
Sunday
Partly sunny with a chance of snow showers in the morning...then mostly sunny in the afternoon. Cold with highs 10 to 15. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming light. Chance of snow 40 percent. Wind chill values as low as 20 below.
Sunday Night
Mainly clear in the evening...then becoming partly cloudy. Cold with lows 5 to 10 above. Light winds.
Washingtons Birthday
Partly sunny in the morning...then becoming mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of snow. Highs in the lower 30s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming south 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Lows in the upper 20s.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Highs in the upper 30s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow. Lows in the upper 20s.
Wednesday Through Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Highs around 30. Lows 15 to 20.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.
Friday
Cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Highs around 40. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.



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330 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016
 
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