12/28/17 – Dangerous cold weather is sweeping over Dodge County, southern Wisconsin and most of the country. The National Weather Service says it expects the arctic blasts of weather to last through the middle of next week with temperatures in the single digits and below, plus the wind chill. Authorities recommend checking on the elderly and making sure pets have a warm place to stay. According to the Weather Service, temperatures in Dodge County will reach a high of 12 degrees today while Friday is projected to reach 10 degrees. The weekend will bring back single digit temperatures with a low of negative-four degrees the night of New Year’s Eve.