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Heavy snow expected over the Inter-mountain West; Lake Effect Snow will finally diminish on Saturday

A series of storm systems will continue bring heavy snowfall to much of the Inter-mountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains, with travel difficulties possible. Heavy lake-effect snow will finally begin to diminish on Saturday in the Great Lakes where significant travel hazards have been observed. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Altoona - Blair County Airport (KAOO)

Lat: 40.3°NLon: 78.32°WElev: 1467ft.

Overcast

-4°C

24°F

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed W 22 km/h
Barometer 1029.1 mb (30.33 in)
Dewpoint -9°C (16°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-11°C (12°F)
Last update 9 Dec 10:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Gallitzin PA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. West wind 23 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -8 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near -6. West wind 23 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: -6 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Southwest wind 11 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: -8 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near -3. South wind 13 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: -3 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow and sleet before 1am, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain and sleet between 1am and 4am, then freezing rain and sleet after 4am.  Low around -3. South wind 16 to 21 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: -3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Freezing rain and sleet before 7am, then snow likely between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 1pm.  High near 3. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 3 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow showers before 1am, then a chance of flurries after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near -1.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -1 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. West wind 23 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -6. West wind 23 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Southwest wind 11 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Sunday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near -3. South wind 13 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Snow and sleet before 1am, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain and sleet between 1am and 4am, then freezing rain and sleet after 4am. Low around -3. South wind 16 to 21 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Monday
Freezing rain and sleet before 7am, then snow likely between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 1pm. High near 3. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers before 1am, then a chance of flurries after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near -1.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -3. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13.
Thursday
A chance of flurries. Partly sunny, with a high near -9. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -16. Breezy.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near -7.
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Point Forecast:
Gallitzin PA
 40.48°N 78.55°W (Elev. 707 m)
9:49 pm EST Dec 9, 2016
11pm EST Dec 9, 2016-6pm EST Dec 16, 2016
 
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