Heavy Mountain Snow in the Northwest; Flooding Possible in the South

Heavy mountain snow and high winds have returned to the Northwestern U.S. today into Friday. Total snow accumulations could reach 3 feet in the higher elevations. Several rounds of heavy showers and thunderstorms tracking from the ArkLaTex into the Tennessee Valley may result in localized flash, urban, and small stream flooding into early next week, along with new river flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Altoona - Blair County Airport (KAOO)

Lat: 40.3°NLon: 78.32°WElev: 1467ft.

Fair

36°F

2°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1023.8 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 25 Feb 10:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Altoona PA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 39. West wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 41. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely before 11pm, then rain, snow, and sleet likely between 11pm and 4am, then rain and sleet likely after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. South wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 39. West wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 41. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Snow likely before 11pm, then rain, snow, and sleet likely between 11pm and 4am, then rain and sleet likely after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. Southeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of rain before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. South wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Altoona PA
 40.51°N 78.4°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
11:29 am EST Feb 25, 2021
11am EST Feb 25, 2021-6pm EST Mar 3, 2021
 
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