Winter Storm in the West; Severe Weather Across the Midwest

A strong winter storm will continue to progress across the Great Basin and Rockies bringing heavy mountain snow, high winds, and near blizzard conditions that will cause dangerous travel conditions. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are possible late Tuesday through the night from parts of the mid-Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley and southern Lower Michigan. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Johnstown - Cambria County Airport (KJST)

Lat: 40.31°NLon: 78.83°WElev: 2274ft.

Fair

50°F

10°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 27 Feb 6:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Portage PA

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. South wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Low around 50. South wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Temperature rising to near 59 by noon, then falling to around 45 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy, with a west wind 28 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 34. Windy, with a west wind 18 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. South wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Low around 50. South wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Temperature rising to near 59 by noon, then falling to around 45 during the remainder of the day. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers before 10pm, then a chance of snow after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Windy, with a west wind 28 to 32 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 34. Windy, with a west wind 18 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Portage PA
 40.39°N 78.68°W (Elev. 1621 ft)
6:08 am EST Feb 27, 2024
7am EST Feb 27, 2024-6pm EST Mar 4, 2024
 
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