Strong Cold Front Pushing Through the East; Frigid Air Returns To Upper Midwest

A strong cold front will push through the East to produce a number of hazards: heavy to excessive rainfall especially from D.C. to Boston, strong to severe storms in Florida, some snow in New England and gusty winds. Meanwhile, a clipper cold front will sweep through the Midwest and plunge through the Plains to deliver a fresh arctic air mass with frigid temperatures and bitterly cold wind chills. Read More >

Current conditions at

Prairie Du Chien Municipal Airport (KPDC)

Lat: 43.02°NLon: 91.12°WElev: 659ft.

Overcast

-9°C

16°F

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.83 in
Dewpoint -12°C (11°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 24 Jan 6:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Prairie du Chien WI

Wind Chill Advisory January 24, 06:00pm until January 25, 12:00pm
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Wind Chill Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Scattered snow showers before 10am, then scattered flurries between 10am and 11am.  Patchy blowing snow between noon and 1pm. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a temperature rising to near -8 by 8am, then falling to around -16 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values as low as -27. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 22 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Blustery.
    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: -8 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -26. Wind chill values as low as -33. Northwest wind 19 to 24 km/h decreasing to 8 to 13 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -26 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow after noon.  Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -15. Wind chill values as low as -32. Southwest wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: -15 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -23. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -23 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near -12. Light south wind becoming southwest 8 to 13 km/h in the morning.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: -12 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -19. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near -13. Northwest wind around 8 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -13 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Low around -17. Southeast wind 8 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow

    Low: -17 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near -9. Southeast wind 16 to 23 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    High: -9 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered snow showers before 10am, then scattered flurries between 10am and 11am. Patchy blowing snow between noon and 1pm. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a temperature rising to near -8 by 8am, then falling to around -16 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values as low as -27. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 22 to 32 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -26. Wind chill values as low as -33. Northwest wind 19 to 24 km/h decreasing to 8 to 13 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow after noon. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -15. Wind chill values as low as -32. Southwest wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -23. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near -12. Light south wind becoming southwest 8 to 13 km/h in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -19. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near -13. Northwest wind around 8 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Snow. Low around -17. Southeast wind 8 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near -9. Southeast wind 16 to 23 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -19. Northwest wind 18 to 21 km/h.
Tuesday
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -16. Northwest wind 14 to 21 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -27. West wind around 14 km/h.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near -20. West wind 14 to 18 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Prairie du Chien WI
 43.05°N 91.15°W
6:29 am CST Jan 24, 2019
6am CST Jan 24, 2019-6pm CST Jan 30, 2019
 
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