Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rusk County Airport (KRCX)

Lat: 45.49°NLon: 91°WElev: 1234ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jul 7:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ladysmith WI

Flash Flood Watch July 23, 12:00pm until July 24, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast 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.

    Partly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 66. South southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 82. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast 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.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Low around 66. South southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 82. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Ladysmith WI
 45.46°N 91.08°W (Elev. 1155 ft)
7:39 am CDT Jul 23, 2016
8am CDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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