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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Racine, Batten International Airport (KRAC)

Lat: 42.76°NLon: 87.82°WElev: 673ft.

Fog/Mist

41°F

5°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 16 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 30 Apr 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Racine WI

  • Today

    Today: Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  High near 44. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then a chance of showers, mainly between 4am and 5am.  Low around 43. Breezy, with a northeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Patchy frost after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. High near 44. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then a chance of showers, mainly between 4am and 5am. Low around 43. Breezy, with a northeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Patchy frost after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Racine WI
 42.73°N 87.79°W (Elev. 597 ft)
8:08 am CDT Apr 30, 2017
9am CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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