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

Providence, Theodore Francis Green State Airport (KPVD)

Lat: 41.8121° N Lon: 71.4526° W Elev: 49 ft.

Mostly Cloudy



Humidity 46%
Wind Speed NW 13 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 13 Feb 9:51 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Southeast Providence

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny. Cold with highs around 20. Temperature falling to around 10 above. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph...increasing to 40 mph.
Partly cloudy in the evening...then becoming mostly clear. Much colder with lows around 8 below. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. Wind chill values as low as 28 below.
Sunny. Colder with highs around 9 above. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph...decreasing to 25 mph in the afternoon. Wind chill values as low as 29 below.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Cold with lows around 1 above. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.
Washingtons Birthday
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of snow. Not as cool with highs in the lower 30s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Rain and freezing rain with snow likely. Not as cool with lows in the upper 20s. Temperature rising into the mid 30s after midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Rain. Not as cool with highs around 50. Chance of rain 90 percent.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely. Lows in the lower 30s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.
Thursday And Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 30s. Lows in the lower 20s.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.

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1015 AM EST SAT FEB 13 2016
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