Heavy Snow and High Winds in the West; Lake Effect Snow in the Great Lakes

A Pacific storm moving across the Northwest with a trailing cold front sweeping through the West will continue heavy snow over the Cascades, northern Rockies, and the Sierra into Thursday night. High winds are forecast on the High Plains Thursday into Friday. Heavy lake effect snow will continue downwind of the Great Lakes into Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Baraboo Wisconsin Dells Airport (KDLL)

Lat: 43.52°NLon: 89.77°WElev: 971ft.

Fair

11°F

-12°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.36 in
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Dec 4:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Portage WI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain, mixing with snow after 9pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 25. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 25 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of rain, mixing with snow after 9pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between zero and 10. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 25. Windy, with a west wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Portage WI
 43.55°N 89.46°W (Elev. 791 ft)
2:54 am CST Dec 1, 2022
4am CST Dec 1, 2022-6pm CST Dec 7, 2022
 
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