Lake Effect Snow Along Eastern Great Lakes; Critical Fire Weather in Texas

As a potent winter storm moves off the coast of New England, heavy snow will be possible in its wake downwind of the eastern Great Lakes through Monday night and into Tuesday. A quick-hitting winter storm will bring strong winds and snow to the northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes Tuesday. Strong winds and dry conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions in the southern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Taylor County Airport (KMDZ)

Lat: 45.1°NLon: 90.3°WElev: 1460ft.

Overcast

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 17 Jan 8:35 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Medford, Taylor County Airport WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 21. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

    Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 7 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of freezing rain before 7pm.  Patchy blowing snow between midnight and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Wind chill values as low as -15. Blustery, with a northwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Freezing Rain
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 0 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 5. Wind chill values as low as -19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Cold and
    Blustery

    High: 5 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -15. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -15 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 1. West wind around 7 mph.

    Cold

    High: 1 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -20. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 2 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 21. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 7 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of freezing rain before 7pm. Patchy blowing snow between midnight and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Wind chill values as low as -15. Blustery, with a northwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 5. Wind chill values as low as -19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -15. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 1. West wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -20. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 10. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Medford, Taylor County Airport WI
 45.1°N 90.31°W
5:14 pm CST Jan 17, 2022
8pm CST Jan 17, 2022-6pm CST Jan 24, 2022
 
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