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Heavy rain and potential flooding in the Plains

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding are likely.
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Current conditions at

Rusk County Airport (KRCX)

Lat: 45.49°NLon: 91°WElev: 1234ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.26 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 11:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ladysmith WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    Isolated Sprinkles

    Isolated
    Sprinkles

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Isolated Sprinkles

    Isolated
    Sprinkles

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated sprinkles after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Isolated sprinkles before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 52. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. High near 70. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Ladysmith WI
 45.46°N 91.08°W (Elev. 1155 ft)
11:14 am CDT May 23, 2015
12pm CDT May 23, 2015-6pm CDT May 29, 2015
 
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