Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Tampa, Tampa International Airport (KTPA)

Lat: 27.96°NLon: -82.48°WElev: 26ft.

Fair

16°C

61°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed W 9 km/h
Barometer 1021.9 mb (30.18 in)
Dewpoint 14°C (58°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 13 Feb 4:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Tampa FL

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 19. North northwest wind 10 to 18 km/h.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 6. Northeast wind around 14 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as 3. East wind 13 to 16 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. East wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. East wind 10 to 18 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 5 to 11 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. West northwest wind around 11 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12. West northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 21. North northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 19. North northwest wind 10 to 18 km/h.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 6. Northeast wind around 14 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as 3. East wind 13 to 16 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. East wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Washington's Birthday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. East wind 10 to 18 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 5 to 11 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. West northwest wind around 11 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. West northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 21. North northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 10.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 21.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Tampa FL
 27.96°N 82.48°W (Elev. 7 m)
2:35 am EST Feb 13, 2016
5am EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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