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.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Water temperature forecast is experimental.
Last Update: 2:31 am EST Feb 12, 2016
Forecast Valid: 3am EST Feb 12, 2016-6pm EST Feb 18, 2016
SEE LAKE ERIE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF TOLEDO IS 34 DEGREES...OFF CLEVELAND 35
DEGREES AND OFF ERIE 34 DEGREES.
- This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
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