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Event Details

Event Cold/Wind Chill
State WISCONSIN
County/Area COLUMBIA
WFO MKX
Begin Date 01/24/2009 06:00:00 CST-6
End Date 01/24/2009 10:00:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative What may be the last cold/wind chill event of the 2008-09 winter season affected South-Central and Southeast Wisconsin on January 24th. Fresh arctic air pushed in on west to northwest winds of 4 ro 13 knots (5 to 15 mph). Minimum air temperature dropped to -9 in Baraboo (Sauk Co.), Mineral Point (Iowa Co.), and Monroe (Green Co.) to +2 at the Racine Airport (Racine Co.). Wind chill values dropped to within a couple points either side of -20. Synoptically, a cold front moved southeast through the Great Lakes Region while a large high pressure dropped southeast through the Northern Plains.
Event Narrative


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GREEN LAKE (ZONE) GREEN LAKE (ZONE) WI 01/24/2009 06:00 CST-6 Cold/Wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MARQUETTE (ZONE) MARQUETTE (ZONE) WI 01/24/2009 06:00 CST-6 Cold/Wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DODGE (ZONE) DODGE (ZONE) WI 01/24/2009 06:00 CST-6 Cold/Wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COLUMBIA (ZONE) COLUMBIA (ZONE) WI 01/24/2009 06:00 CST-6 Cold/Wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SAUK (ZONE) SAUK (ZONE) WI 01/24/2009 06:00 CST-6 Cold/Wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GREEN (ZONE) GREEN (ZONE) WI 01/24/2009 06:00 CST-6 Cold/Wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAFAYETTE (ZONE) LAFAYETTE (ZONE) WI 01/24/2009 06:00 CST-6 Cold/Wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JEFFERSON (ZONE) JEFFERSON (ZONE) WI 01/24/2009 06:00 CST-6 Cold/Wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DANE (ZONE) DANE (ZONE) WI 01/24/2009 06:00 CST-6 Cold/Wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
IOWA (ZONE) IOWA (ZONE) WI 01/24/2009 06:00 CST-6 Cold/Wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROCK (ZONE) ROCK (ZONE) WI 01/24/2009 06:00 CST-6 Cold/Wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FOND DU LAC (ZONE) FOND DU LAC (ZONE) WI 01/24/2009 06:00 CST-6 Cold/Wind Chill 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K