Wintry weather for Midwest, Ohio Valley; Bitter cold for Northeast

A bitterly cold airmass has invaded the eastern U.S this weekend bringing the coldest temperatures of the season. Gusty winds will combine with these cold temperatures to create dangerous wind chills well below zero in many parts of the Northeast. Meanwhile, a developing storm in the Plains will bring wintry precipitation to the Midwest and Ohio Valley on Sunday.
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Current conditions at

Traverse City, Cherry Capital Airport (KTVC)

Lat: 44.82°NLon: -86.06°WElev: 623ft.

Partly Cloudy

-7°C

20°F

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed Vrbl 9 km/h
Barometer 1026.2 mb (30.26 in)
Dewpoint -17°C (1°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-11°C (12°F)
Last update 14 Feb 2:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Empire MI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near -6. South wind around 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -6 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after 10pm.  Low around -8. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: -8 °C

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow before 7am, then snow showers after 7am.  High near -2. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around 3 centimeters.

    Snow

    High: -2 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Cloudy, with a low around -3. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 0. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 0 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around -6. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: -6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near -5.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: -5 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -11.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -11 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 0.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 0 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near -6. South wind around 15 km/h.
Tonight
Snow, mainly after 10pm. Low around -8. South wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.
Washington's Birthday
Snow before 7am, then snow showers after 7am. High near -2. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around 3 centimeters.
Monday Night
Cloudy, with a low around -3. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 0. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around -6. Blustery.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near -5.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -11.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 0.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow and freezing rain. Cloudy, with a low around -3.
Friday
Rain or freezing rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 6.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 1.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4.
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Point Forecast:
Empire MI
 44.82°N 86.06°W (Elev. 179 m)
3:37 pm EST Feb 14, 2016
3pm EST Feb 14, 2016-6pm EST Feb 20, 2016
 
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