Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible for portions of the southern and central plains and the lower Great Lakes. Hot conditions in the Northwest.

scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected across portions of the central and southern plains and across portions of the lower Great Lakes. Some thunderstorms may be severe with damaging winds and large hail. Hot and dry conditions are expected in the Northwest. High temperatures today and Friday will be 10 to 20 degrees above average across western Washington and Oregon. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wausau, Wausau Downtown Airport (KAUW)

Lat: 44.93°NLon: 89.63°WElev: 1201ft.

Fair

56°F

13°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.4 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Aug 4:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wausau Downtown Airport WI

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 2am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. East southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 2am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 71. East southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Wausau Downtown Airport WI
 44.93°N 89.62°W (Elev. 1211 ft)
3:37 am CDT Aug 26, 2016
5am CDT Aug 26, 2016-6pm CDT Sep 1, 2016
 
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