Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Taylor County Airport (KMDZ)

Lat: 45.1°NLon: 90.3°WElev: 1460ft.

Fair

33°F

1°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 1 Mar 10:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Medford, Taylor County Airport WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. South wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a southeast wind 9 to 17 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a southeast wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 23 mph becoming west 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 9 to 13 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. North wind 10 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind around 11 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. South wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. South wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a southeast wind 9 to 17 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a southeast wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 23 mph becoming west 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 9 to 13 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. North wind 10 to 14 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind around 11 mph becoming east after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. East wind 10 to 13 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. East wind around 11 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. East wind 11 to 13 mph.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Medford, Taylor County Airport WI
 45.1°N 90.31°W
9:44 pm CST Mar 1, 2024
10pm CST Mar 1, 2024-6pm CST Mar 8, 2024
 
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