Powerful Winter Storm Pounding Parts Of The Northeast and Great Lakes

A powerful winter storm is organizing near the eastern Great Lakes and will slowly lift through southeastern Canada over the next day. Heavy snow and gusty winds will wallop areas from western and Upstate New York into northern New England. Then extremely heavy lake effect snow will pound areas downwind of the Great Lakes, especially off Lakes Erie and Ontario, through Saturday afternoon. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Light Snow and Windy

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed W 33 G 60 mph
Barometer 29.76 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill3°F (-16°C)
Last update 27 Feb 6:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WNW Independence VA

Winter Weather Advisory until February 27, 12:00pm
High Wind Warning until February 27, 07:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
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    Winter Weather Advisory until February 27, 12:00pm
    High Wind Warning until February 27, 07:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Today

    Today: Scattered flurries with isolated snow showers before 8am, then scattered flurries between 8am and 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -1. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers and
    Windy then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 26 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 32. West wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly between 1am and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 24.

    Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 47.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered flurries with isolated snow showers before 8am, then scattered flurries between 8am and 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Wind chill values as low as -1. Windy, with a west wind 22 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Friday
A chance of snow showers, mainly after 11am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 32. West wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly between 1am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 24.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WNW Independence VA
 36.66°N 81.21°W (Elev. 3999 ft)
6:01 am EST Feb 27, 2020
6am EST Feb 27, 2020-6pm EST Mar 4, 2020
 
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