Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
Read More...

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wausau, Wausau Downtown Airport (KAUW)

Lat: 44.93°NLon: 89.63°WElev: 1201ft.

Overcast

65°F

18°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed E 12 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 9:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wausau WISimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. East southeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 59. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. East southeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 59. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 62. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Wausau WISimilar City Names
 44.95°N 89.65°W (Elev. 1224 ft)
9:09 am CDT May 25, 2016
10am CDT May 25, 2016-6pm CDT May 31, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database