National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Unseasonably cold temperatures spreading into central U.S.

A strong cold front will usher a much colder air mass into the central and eastern U.S. for the end of the work week. Temperatures will be 10 to 20 degrees below average in some areas. Rain and snow will be possible across the Great Lakes on Friday as the system crosses the area. Heavy snow is possible in the central Appalachians Friday night.

Current Conditions

Snowy Range

Zone Forecast

  • Today Mostly sunny. Highs 50 to 55. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to 10 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
  • Tonight Partly cloudy. Lows 35 to 40. Southwest winds 10 to 25 mph.
  • Saturday Mostly cloudy. Highs 50 to 60. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
  • Saturday Night Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers in the evening...then a slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows 30 to 35. Southwest winds 10 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
  • Sunday Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers possibly mixed with snow showers. Windy...cooler. Highs 40 to 45. Southwest winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph in the afternoon.
  • Sunday Night Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Lows in the 20s.
  • Monday Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Highs in the 30s.
  • Monday Night And Tuesday Mostly clear. Highs 35 to 45. Lows 15 to 25.
  • Tuesday Night Through Wednesday Night Mostly clear. Highs 45 to 55. Lows in the 20s.
  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Highs in the 50s.