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Significant winter storm to bring heavy snow and ice from the Plains to the upper Midwest, Great Lakes and New England

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy snow, ice, and strong winds from the Plains to the upper Midwest, and western Great Lakes through tonight. Treacherous travel conditions are expected. Wintry precipitation will expand into portions of New England Tuesday into Tuesday night. An inclement pattern will also persist from northern California to the Pacific Northwest into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Merrill, Merrill Municipal Airport (KRRL)

Lat: 45.2° N Lon: 89.71° W Elev: 1302 ft.

Light Snow



Humidity 99%
Wind Speed NE 13 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.61 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 22 Jan 1:15 pm CST
Detailed forecast for

Lincoln County

This Afternoon
Snow. Snow may be heavy at times. Additional snow accumulation of 4 to 5 inches. Nearly steady temperature in the lower 30s. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow near 100 percent.
Colder. Light freezing rain and snow in the evening, then light snow likely after midnight. Freezing drizzle also possible after midnight. Snow accumulation of 1 to 4 inches. Around a tenth of an inch of icing. Lows in the upper teens. North wind 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Partly sunny. Highs in the middle 20s. North wind 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Colder. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows around 5 above zero. North wind 5 to 10 mph in the evening becoming light and variable.
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 20s. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday Night And Thursday
Partly cloudy. Lows 5 to 10 above zero. Highs in the upper 20s.
Thursday Night
Not as cold. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s.
Not as cold. Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.
Friday Night And Saturday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers and snow showers. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s.
Saturday Night And Sunday
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the middle teens. Highs in the middle 30s.

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1255 PM CST Mon Jan 22 2018

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