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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ladysmith - Rusk County Airport (KRCX)

Lat: 45.49°NLon: 91°WElev: 1234ft.

Light Snow

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 29.79 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 24 Feb 8:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Ladysmith WI

Winter Storm Warning until February 25, 06:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until February 25, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Sat

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Today

    Today: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow between 2pm and 5pm. High near 28. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before midnight.  Low around 14. North northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 38. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow. Patchy blowing snow between 2pm and 5pm. High near 28. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow, mainly before midnight. Low around 14. North northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 11am, then rain likely after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and midnight, then a slight chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Ladysmith WI
 45.46°N 91.08°W (Elev. 1155 ft)
7:40 am CST Feb 24, 2017
9am CST Feb 24, 2017-6pm CST Mar 2, 2017
 
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