Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Threats Continue Saturday in the Plains and Midwest; Hot Holiday for the Southeast

Another day with severe storms, some significant with very large hail and tornadoes, and very heavy rain are expected through Saturday across the Plains and Midwest. In the Ohio Valley, isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail is possible. Heavy rain may produce flooding for the interior Northeast and in the northern California mountains. Building heat wave in the Southeast Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wausau Downtown Airport (KAUW)

Lat: 44.93°NLon: 89.63°WElev: 1200ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.78 in (1009.1 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 25 May 1:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wausau WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Areas Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. West northwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. North wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. West northwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. North wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Wausau WI
 44.95°N 89.62°W (Elev. 1224 ft)
1:25 am CDT May 25, 2019
2am CDT May 25, 2019-6pm CDT May 31, 2019
 
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