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Heavy Snow Moves into the Rockies; Northern Plains

A storm will move from the western U.S. into the Wasatch and northern Rockies. Heavy snow, gusty winds and difficult travel conditions are likely. The storm will move into the Northern Plains toward the end of the week, with possible blizzard conditions. Elsewhere, heavy rain is possible along the central Gulf Coast and Florida while record warmth spreads into the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Eau Claire, Chippewa Valley Regional Airport (KEAU)

Lat: 44.87°NLon: 91.49°WElev: 909ft.

Fair

42°F

6°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.68 in (1005.5 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 12:56 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Menomonie WISimilar City Names

Winter Storm Watch February 23, 06:00pm until February 25, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 10pm, then rain and snow between 10pm and 11pm, then snow after 11pm.  Low around 29. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow before 5pm, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain.  Patchy blowing snow before 2pm, then patchy blowing snow after 5pm. High near 34. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain, becoming all snow after 7pm.  Patchy blowing snow. Low around 18. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Wintry Mix
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain before 10pm, then rain and snow between 10pm and 11pm, then snow after 11pm. Low around 29. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Friday
Snow before 5pm, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain. Patchy blowing snow before 2pm, then patchy blowing snow after 5pm. High near 34. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain, becoming all snow after 7pm. Patchy blowing snow. Low around 18. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of snow before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Menomonie WISimilar City Names
 44.89°N 91.92°W (Elev. 807 ft)
11:29 pm CST Feb 21, 2017
1am CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Feb 28, 2017
 
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