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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Current conditions at

Wausau, Wausau Downtown Airport (KAUW)

Lat: 44.93°NLon: 89.63°WElev: 1201ft.

Mostly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 2:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wausau WISimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light south southeast wind becoming south southwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 74. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Wausau WISimilar City Names
 44.95°N 89.65°W (Elev. 1224 ft)
2:08 pm CDT May 27, 2015
1pm CDT May 27, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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