Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Across Much of the Plains and Mississippi Valley; A Strong Pacific Storm Moves Across the West

Areas of severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall will continue from the Southern Plains into much of the Mississippi Valley into Sunday morning. The primary threats will be widespread damaging winds, large hail and a few tornadoes. On the West Coast, a Pacific storm will continue unsettled conditions and widespread precipitation, including heavy mountain snow, this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wausau Downtown Airport (KAUW)

Lat: 44.93°NLon: 89.63°WElev: 1200ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

44°F

7°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed E 7 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.59 in (1003.0 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 19 May 10:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rothschild WI

  • Today

    Today: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog after 2pm. High near 46. North northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am.  Patchy fog before 8pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 37. North northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 59. North northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. East southeast wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog after 2pm. High near 46. North northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Patchy fog before 8pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 37. North northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 59. North northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. East southeast wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Rothschild WI
 44.89°N 89.62°W (Elev. 1224 ft)
9:38 am CDT May 19, 2019
11am CDT May 19, 2019-6pm CDT May 25, 2019
 
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