Thunderstorms Along the Eastern Seaboard; Major Winter Storm to Impact the West

A line of thunderstorms will continue to push across the east coast Wednesday evening. A few of these storms may become strong to severe with the main threat being damaging winds. Meanwhile on the west coast, another significant winter storm is expected to begin late Wednesday and last through the weekend. Impacts include heavy mountain snow, heavy rain and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Altoona - Blair County Airport (KAOO)

Lat: 40.3°NLon: 78.32°WElev: 1467ft.

Mostly Cloudy

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed NW 20 G 31 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1021.5 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 29 Feb 2:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Altoona PA

Wind Advisory until February 29, 07:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until February 29, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Thu

    Wind Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy, with a west wind around 26 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow showers before 10am.  Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 47. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 35. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Windy, with a west wind around 26 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers before 10am. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 47. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 35. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of rain, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Altoona PA
 40.51°N 78.4°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
12:15 am EST Feb 29, 2024
3am EST Feb 29, 2024-6pm EST Mar 6, 2024
 
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