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Severe weather possible for parts of Midwest and central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains and Midwest, from central Kansas to west-central Illinois, as well as across parts of the southern Plains, from West Texas to southeastern New Mexico. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

Wausau, Wausau Downtown Airport (KAUW)

Lat: 44.93°NLon: 89.63°WElev: 1201ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 May 2:54 pm CDT

Extended Forecast

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 6 mph becoming east after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. East southeast wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East southeast wind 6 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Wausau WISimilar City Names
 44.95°N 89.65°W (Elev. 1223 ft)
2:55 pm CDT May 4, 2015
4pm CDT May 4, 2015-6pm CDT May 11, 2015
 
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