Bitter Cold Wind Chills Follow Departing Northeast Storm; Heavy Snow and High Winds in the West

Areas of heavy snow will linger across portions of New England and downwind of the Great Lakes into Monday. Bitter cold and gusty winds behind the departing storm are resulting in dangerous wind chill temperatures for much of the Northeast corner of the U.S. In the west, heavy mountain snow will impact portions of Utah and Wyoming with high winds in the southwest Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Dubuque Regional Airport (KDBQ)

Lat: 42.4°NLon: 90.71°WElev: 1040ft.

Fair

-3°F

-19°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.42 in (1033.1 mb)
Dewpoint -11°F (-24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-19°F (-28°C)
Last update 21 Jan 2:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Galena IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. Wind chill values as low as -20. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -8 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Increasing clouds, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -20. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 15 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain, becoming all snow after 1pm.  High near 29. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow accumulation of around 3 inches.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Wintry Mix

    High: 29 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 3am, then a chance of snow.  Low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.

    Wintry Mix
    then Chance
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 20.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 20 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8. Wind chill values as low as -20. East wind around 5 mph.
M.L.King Day
Increasing clouds, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -20. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -5. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain, becoming all snow after 1pm. High near 29. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow accumulation of around 3 inches.
Tuesday Night
Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 3am, then a chance of snow. Low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Friday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 1.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 11.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
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Point Forecast:
Galena IL
 42.43°N 90.44°W (Elev. 814 ft)
2:46 am CST Jan 21, 2019
3am CST Jan 21, 2019-6pm CST Jan 27, 2019
 
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