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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Baraboo Wisconsin Dells Airport (KDLL)

Lat: 43.55°NLon: -89.46°WElev: 971ft.

Light Snow

14°F

-10°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SE 15 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill-1°F (-18°C)
Last update 14 Feb 10:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Portage WI

  • Today

    Today: Snow, mainly after noon.  High near 19. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow

    High: 19 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before 3am.  Low around 16. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Cloudy, with a high near 31. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 31 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. South wind around 5 mph becoming north in the morning.

    Chance Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. East wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow, mainly after noon. High near 19. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
Snow, mainly before 3am. Low around 16. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Cloudy, with a high near 31. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 34. South wind around 5 mph becoming north in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. East wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain or freezing rain before midnight, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 38 by 5am. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Portage WI
 43.55°N 89.46°W (Elev. 791 ft)
10:08 am CST Feb 14, 2016
11am CST Feb 14, 2016-6pm CST Feb 20, 2016
 
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