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 over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Columbus, Port Columbus International Airport (KCMH)

Lat: 39.9696° N Lon: 83.0093° W Elev: 814 ft.

Mostly Cloudy

14°F

-10°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill1°F (-17°C)
Last update 10 Feb 8:51 pm EST
Detailed forecast for

Franklin County

Overnight
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cold with lows 5 to 10 above. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill as low as 5 below.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly cloudy. Scattered flurries. Cold with highs in the lower 20s. West winds around 10 mph. Wind chill as low as 5 below in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows 10 to 15. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow showers. Cold with highs in the mid 20s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers in the evening...then partly cloudy with a chance of snow showers after midnight. Cold with lows 5 to 10 above. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 30 percent. Wind chill as low as 10 below after midnight.
Saturday And Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Highs 10 to 15. Lows 5 to 10 above.
Sunday
Partly cloudy. Cold with highs around 20.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the evening...then a chance of snow after midnight. Not as cold with lows around 20. Chance of snow 40 percent.
Washingtons Birthday
Mostly cloudy. Snow likely...mainly in the afternoon. Not as cold with highs in the lower 30s. Chance of snow 60 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow. Lows in the lower 20s.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the morning. Highs in the upper 30s. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the morning...then a chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.



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