Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Eastern U.S Through Midweek

A slow moving low pressure system will bring rounds of showers and thunderstorms from the Middle Atlantic to the Southeast U.S over the next couple of days. Some of the storms could be severe especially over the Southeast. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wausau, Wausau Downtown Airport (KAUW)

Lat: 44.93°NLon: 89.63°WElev: 1201ft.

Light Rain

54°F

12°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1006.2 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 3 May 6:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wausau WISimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then isolated showers between 10pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 39. North wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Areas of frost after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northwest  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then isolated showers between 10pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 39. North wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Areas of frost after 1am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Wausau WISimilar City Names
 44.95°N 89.65°W (Elev. 1224 ft)
6:08 pm CDT May 3, 2016
7pm CDT May 3, 2016-6pm CDT May 10, 2016
 
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