Flooding Lingers Across the Northeast; Fire Weather Concerns Continue Out West

Although the heaviest rainfall has ended, significant flooding continues across parts of New York and Pennsylvania. Heavy rainfall may also lead to localized flash flooding across Central parts of the country. Across the west, dry thunderstorms with locally strong winds could lead to dust storms or new fire starts this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Baraboo Wisconsin Dells Airport (KDLL)

Lat: 43.52°NLon: 89.77°WElev: 971ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Aug 1:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Portage WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Portage WI
 43.55°N 89.46°W (Elev. 791 ft)
1:08 am CDT Aug 15, 2018
2am CDT Aug 15, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 21, 2018
 
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