Potential Tropical Cyclone Sixteen Expected To Impact The Southeast U.S. Through The Weekend

Potential Tropical Cyclone Sixteen is forecast to develop on Friday before making landfall over the Florida Panhandle early Saturday. Tropical storm force winds, storm surge flooding, heavy rainfall, and dangerous rip currents are expected. The system will then track northeast and bring locally heavy rainfall and gusty winds to Georgia through the Carolinas this weekend as the storm weakens. Read More >

Current conditions at

Altoona - Blair County Airport (KAOO)

Lat: 40.3°NLon: 78.32°WElev: 1467ft.

Mostly Cloudy

6°C

42°F

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed NW 15 km/h
Barometer 1014.6 mb (29.94 in)
Dewpoint 1°C (34°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill3°C (37°F)
Last update 18 Oct 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Altoona PA

Freeze Warning October 19, 02:00am until October 19, 08:00am
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Freeze Warning
  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 12. Northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 12 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of frost after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 0. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 0 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 16. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Southeast wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of light rain before 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Light Rain

    High: 18 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 7.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 11 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Occasional rain, mainly after 8am.  High near 16. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 12. Northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 37 km/h.
Tonight
Areas of frost after 2am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 0. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 16. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Southeast wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Sunday
A slight chance of light rain before 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Monday Night
A chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Occasional rain, mainly after 8am. High near 16. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Altoona PA
 40.51°N 78.37°W (Elev. 386 m)
6:20 am EDT Oct 18, 2019
7am EDT Oct 18, 2019-6pm EDT Oct 24, 2019
 
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