Wintry weather for Midwest, Ohio Valley; Bitter cold for Northeast

A bitterly cold airmass has invaded the eastern U.S this weekend bringing the coldest temperatures of the season. Gusty winds will combine with these cold temperatures to create dangerous wind chills well below zero in many parts of the Northeast. Meanwhile, a developing storm in the Plains will bring wintry precipitation to the Midwest and Ohio Valley on Sunday.
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Current conditions at

Wisconsin Rapids, Alexander Field South Wood County Airport (KISW)

Lat: 44.4°NLon: -89.83°WElev: 1020ft.

Fair

-10°F

-23°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.37 in (1031.4 mb)
Dewpoint -16°F (-27°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Feb 1:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Wisconsin Rapids WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Wind chill values between -10 and -15. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -8 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of light snow between 8am and 9am, then snow likely after 9am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Southeast wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Light
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    High: 18 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 13. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 13 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow before 7am, then a chance of flurries after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of flurries before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    Flurries

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Wind chill values between -10 and -15. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Sunday
A chance of light snow between 8am and 9am, then snow likely after 9am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Southeast wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 13. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow before 7am, then a chance of flurries after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of flurries before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain or freezing rain. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
A chance of rain or freezing rain. Cloudy, with a high near 41.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Wisconsin Rapids WI
 44.4°N 89.83°W (Elev. 1007 ft)
1:24 am CST Feb 14, 2016
2am CST Feb 14, 2016-6pm CST Feb 20, 2016
 
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