Severe Storms in the Plains; Heavy Rain Potential in the Plains and Southeast

An approaching cold front will produce severe storms, including a few possible tornadoes and flash flooding across the Plains today. A stationary front along the Southeast coast and Florida continues the threat for heavy rainfall and widespread potential for flooding. The heat continues across much of the Southwest, and is building across the Southern Plains once again. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ladysmith - Rusk County Airport (KRCX)

Lat: 45.49°NLon: 91°WElev: 1234ft.

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 6:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

9 Miles ESE Cornell WI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind around 5 mph becoming west 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 then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind around 5 mph becoming west 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.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
9 Miles ESE Cornell WI
 45.11°N 90.97°W (Elev. 1119 ft)
6:11 am CDT Aug 17, 2019
6am CDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2019
 
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