Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Albany International Airport (KALB)

Lat: 42.75°NLon: 73.8°WElev: 285ft.

Mostly Cloudy

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1026.5 mb)
Dewpoint -4°F (-20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 6:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Schenectady NY

Winter Storm Watch January 19, 04:00pm until January 20, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. West wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. North wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 18 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 15. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 16. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 16 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: -4 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 4.

    Cold

    High: 4 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -4.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -4 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow likely after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
A chance of snow showers, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. West wind 6 to 11 mph.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. North wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 15. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 16. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
Snow likely before 7pm, then a chance of snow showers after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 4.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Schenectady NY
 42.8°N 73.93°W (Elev. 315 ft)
3:32 pm EST Jan 17, 2019
7pm EST Jan 17, 2019-6pm EST Jan 24, 2019
 
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