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

Dubuque, Dubuque Regional Airport (KDBQ)

Lat: 42.5°NLon: -90.7°WElev: 1076ft.

Mostly Cloudy

14°F

-10°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.22 in (1025.6 mb)
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 11 Feb 10:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Dubuque IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of snow between midnight and 4am, then scattered flurries after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 11. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: 19 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: -7 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cold

    High: 10 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 3 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.

    Snow Likely

    High: 19 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of snow between midnight and 4am, then scattered flurries after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 11. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 19. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -25. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -25. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Sunday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 14.
Washington's Birthday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
Dubuque IA
 42.5°N 90.7°W (Elev. 820 ft)
9:29 pm CST Feb 11, 2016
11pm CST Feb 11, 2016-6pm CST Feb 18, 2016
 
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