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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Current conditions at

Jamestown, Jamestown Municipal Airport (KJMS)

Lat: 46.91°NLon: -97.99°WElev: 1499ft.

Fair

-21°C

-5°F

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed NE 6 km/h
Barometer 1040.9 mb (30.60 in)
Dewpoint -24°C (-12°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 12 Feb 7:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Valley City ND

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around -27. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 6 to 11 km/h after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -27 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -12. Wind chill values as low as -32. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 23 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.  New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow and
    Breezy

    High: -12 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Low around -12. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 18 to 23 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 centimeters possible.

    Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: -12 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near -3. South southeast wind 14 to 21 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: -3 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. West southwest wind 14 to 18 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 0.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 0 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -9 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near -7.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: -7 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -16.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: -16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around -27. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 6 to 11 km/h after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -12. Wind chill values as low as -32. Breezy, with a southeast wind 13 to 23 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. Low around -12. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 18 to 23 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 6 to 10 centimeters possible.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near -3. South southeast wind 14 to 21 km/h becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. West southwest wind 14 to 18 km/h.
Washington's Birthday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 0.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -7.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -16.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -6.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 1.
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Point Forecast:
Valley City ND
 46.91°N 97.99°W
6:45 pm CST Feb 12, 2016
8pm CST Feb 12, 2016-6pm CST Feb 19, 2016
 
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