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 over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
High and low forecast temperature values represent air temperature.
Water temperature forecast is experimental.
Last Update: 6:41 am EST Feb 11, 2016
Forecast Valid: 9am EST Feb 11, 2016-6pm EST Feb 17, 2016
THE LAST NEARSHORE FORECAST ISSUANCE FOR THE LAKE SUPERIOR
BOATING SEASON WILL BE ISSUED AT 10 PM JANUARY 15 2016. THE
NEARSHORE FORECAST WILL AGAIN BE ISSUED A WEEK BEFORE THE
SOO LOCKS OPEN.
- 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.
- The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.