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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Butler, Butler County Airport/K W Scholter Field (KBTP)

Lat: 40.78° N Lon: 79.95° W Elev: 1247 ft.




Humidity 75%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1024.6 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 17 Jan 11:56 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Butler County

This Afternoon
Considerable cloudiness. Snow likely. Little or no snow accumulation. Highs around 30. Southeast winds around 5 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent.
Snow. Snow accumulation around an inch. Near steady temperature around 30. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 80 percent.
Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the morning. Little or no additional snow accumulation. Near steady temperature in the lower 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Friday Night
Cloudy. A slight chance of snow after midnight. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds around 5 mph, becoming north after midnight. Chance of snow 20 percent.
A chance of snow in the morning, then snow in the afternoon. Snow accumulation possible. Highs in the lower 30s. East winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Chance of snow near 100 percent.
Saturday Night
Snow. Additional heavy snow accumulation possible. Lows around 20. Chance of snow near 100 percent.
Considerable cloudiness. Snow likely in the morning. Additional snow accumulation possible. Colder with highs around 20. Temperatures falling to around 10 above in the afternoon. Chance of snow 60 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. Much colder with lows around zero. Wind chill values as low as 10 below.
Martin Luther King Jr Day
Partly sunny. Bitterly cold with highs around 10 above. Wind chill values as low as 10 below.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Bitterly cold. Near steady temperature zero to 5 above zero.
Partly sunny in the morning, then mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers in the afternoon. Not as cold with highs in the upper 20s. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Tuesday Night
Considerable cloudiness with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Not as cold with lows in the mid 20s. Temperatures rising into the lower 30s after midnight.
Considerable cloudiness with a chance of snow and rain showers. Highs in the mid 30s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

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1025 AM EST Thu Jan 17 2019

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