Significant Winter Storm to Impact the Western U.S into Tuesday; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the Southern High Plains

A strong winter storm will continue to progress into the Northern Rockies and Great Basin, bringing heavy mountain snow and strong winds through Tuesday. Heavy snow combined with strong winds will produce near-blizzard conditions, with snow rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Dry, gusty winds will create widespread critical fire weather conditions in the southern High Plains through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lancaster, Lancaster Airport (KLNS)

Lat: 40.12°NLon: 76.29°WElev: 397ft.

Fair

32°F

0°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 26 Feb 12:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Washington Boro PA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. East wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers, mainly after 7pm.  Low around 54. South wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 64. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain, mainly before 1am.  Low around 36. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Light and variable wind.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. East wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers, mainly after 7pm. Low around 54. South wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 64. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain, mainly before 1am. Low around 36. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Washington Boro PA
 40°N 76.4°W (Elev. 400 ft)
1:48 am EST Feb 26, 2024
1am EST Feb 26, 2024-6pm EST Mar 3, 2024
 
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