Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wausau, Wausau Downtown Airport (KAUW)

Lat: 44.93°NLon: 89.63°WElev: 1201ft.

Overcast

64°F

18°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 10:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wausau WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 59. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. East northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77. East northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 59. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. East northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. East northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77. East northeast wind around 6 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Wausau WI
 44.95°N 89.65°W (Elev. 1224 ft)
8:24 pm CDT Jul 27, 2016
11pm CDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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