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

Gainesville, Gainesville Regional Airport (KGNV)

Lat: 29.67°NLon: -82.33°WElev: 151ft.

Fair

17°C

63°F

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed NW 17 km/h
Barometer 1023.8 mb (30.23 in)
Dewpoint -6°C (22°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 13 Feb 3:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Gainesville FL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 16. North wind around 14 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy frost after 4am.  Otherwise, clear, with a low around 1. North wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Clear then
    Patchy Frost

    Low: 1 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy frost before 8am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 17. Wind chill values as low as -1. East wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the morning.

    Patchy Frost
    then
    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 17 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. East wind 5 to 14 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Southeast wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming south 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 21 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 22.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 16. North wind around 14 km/h.
Tonight
Patchy frost after 4am. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 1. North wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Sunday
Patchy frost before 8am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 17. Wind chill values as low as -1. East wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. East wind 5 to 14 km/h.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22. Southeast wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming south 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 21.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 8.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Gainesville FL
 29.67°N 82.33°W
4:15 pm EST Feb 13, 2016
4pm EST Feb 13, 2016-6pm EST Feb 19, 2016
 
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