Bitter Cold Wind Chills This Morning

Arctic Air Has Arrived

A bitter cold airmass has settled over the area as arctic high pressure will slide into region. Brisk west winds, combined with the very cold temperatures, has created bitter cold wind chills.  A Wind Chill Advisory is in effect this morning across south central and southeast Wisconsin.

Below is a map of the current watches, warnings and advisories in effect across the western Great Lakes region.  Click on it for a larger image:

Observed Wind Chill Readings At 7 AM:

Location Wind Chill
Platteville -23
Baraboo/Dells -22
Lone Rock -20
Middleton -23
Madison -6
Monroe -26
Janesville -25
Juneau -19
Milwaukee -16
Waukesha -24
Milwaukee/Timmerman -21
Racine -19
Sheboygan -20
Fond du Lac -20

The image below is the expected Wind Chill readings this morning. 


For more information, visit our Winter Weather Summary Page.

Additional statewide graphical forecasts for Wisconsin can be found here.  

NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI


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