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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wausau, Wausau Downtown Airport (KAUW)

Lat: 44.93°NLon: 89.63°WElev: 1201ft.

Overcast

38°F

3°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 30 Apr 4:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wausau WISimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. East northeast wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm.  Low around 36. East northeast wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely before 7am, then showers likely after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. East southeast wind around 8 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers likely before 4am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. West northwest wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 43. East northeast wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm. Low around 36. East northeast wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Rain likely before 7am, then showers likely after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 50. East southeast wind around 8 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain showers likely before 4am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 35. West northwest wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Wausau WISimilar City Names
 44.95°N 89.65°W (Elev. 1224 ft)
3:38 am CDT Apr 30, 2017
5am CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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