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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Baraboo Wisconsin Dells Airport (KDLL)

Lat: 43.52°NLon: 89.77°WElev: 971ft.

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed S 12 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 23 Mar 6:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Portage WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 36. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Periods of showers.  High near 43. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 48. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 37. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 36. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Periods of showers. High near 43. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 48. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 37. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Portage WI
 43.55°N 89.46°W (Elev. 791 ft)
3:38 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
6pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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