Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Severe Weather in the southeast U.S.

A significant winter storm will bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions over portions of the northern Plains, primarily North Dakota through Tuesday. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot leading to dangerous travel conditions. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub zero wind chill readings. Over the southeast U.S, strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wausau, Wausau Downtown Airport (KAUW)

Lat: 44.93°NLon: 89.63°WElev: 1201ft.

Fog/Mist

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.68 in (1006.8 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 6 Dec 9:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Wausau Downtown Airport WI

  • Today

    Today: A chance of snow and freezing drizzle before 1pm, then a chance of freezing drizzle between 1pm and 3pm.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 24 by 5pm. South wind 10 to 14 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 32 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of flurries.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of flurries before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries

    High: 21 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. West northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 26 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 21.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow and freezing drizzle before 1pm, then a chance of freezing drizzle between 1pm and 3pm. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 24 by 5pm. South wind 10 to 14 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A chance of flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West southwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of flurries before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 26. West northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Saturday
A chance of snow after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 21.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20.
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Point Forecast:
Wausau Downtown Airport WI
 44.93°N 89.62°W (Elev. 1211 ft)
9:54 am CST Dec 6, 2016
10am CST Dec 6, 2016-6pm CST Dec 12, 2016
 
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