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Weather Forecast

Mary Tabor walked her friend’s dog in the sub-zero temperatures Tuesday in Brain

Extreme cold warning for lakes area


Extreme cold warning in effect from midnight tonight to noon cst Thursday...

Late this afternoon...Snow showers. Snowfall amounts around an inch. North winds 10 to 15 mph.


Tonight...Mostly cloudy with isolated snow showers in the evening...Then clearing late. Lows 16 below to 21 below zero. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Wind chill readings around 40 below zero after midnight.

Thursday...Mostly sunny. Highs 4 below to 1 above zero. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Lowest wind chill readings around 40 below zero in the morning.

Thursday night...Mostly clear in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows 7 below to 12 below zero. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming south early in the morning. Wind chill values 10 below to 20 below zero.

Friday...Partly sunny. A chance of light snow in the morning... Then a slight chance of light snow in the afternoon. Highs 7 to 12. South winds around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of snow 30 percent. Wind chill values 15 below to 25 below zero.

Friday night...Partly cloudy. Lows 2 below to 7 below zero. Light winds.

Saturday...Partly sunny. Scattered flurries. Highs 13 to 18.

Saturday night...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of light snow. Lows 9 to 14.

Sunday...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of light snow. Highs 27 to 32.

Sunday night and Monday...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of light snow. Lows 12 to 17. Highs 23 to 28.

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