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.

A Few Clouds

0°F

-18°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1026.2 mb)
Dewpoint -11°F (-24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-16°F (-27°C)
Last update 14 Feb 7:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Wisconsin Rapids WI

  • Today

    Today: A chance of light snow between 9am and 10am, then snow likely after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Light
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    High: 18 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before 3am, then a chance of light snow after 5am.  Low around 12. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 30 percent chance of light snow before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Chance Light
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 28 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of light snow between 9am and 10am, then snow likely after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -5 and -15. Southeast wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
Snow, mainly before 3am, then a chance of light snow after 5am. Low around 12. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A 30 percent chance of light snow before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain or freezing rain before midnight, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Wisconsin Rapids WI
 44.4°N 89.83°W (Elev. 1007 ft)
6:37 am CST Feb 14, 2016
8am CST Feb 14, 2016-6pm CST Feb 20, 2016
 
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