Heavy Rainfall and Severe Thunderstorms Possible Across the Central U.S.; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

An area of low pressure moving across the Central U.S. will continue to bring heavy rainfall and flash flooding across parts of that region, along with the threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening. Meanwhile, swells from Hurricane Lane are reaching parts of Hawaii today, with some additional impacts possible later this week, depending on the storm's track. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Platteville Municipal Airport (KPVB)

Lat: 42.69°NLon: 90.44°WElev: 1020ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 10 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 5:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Platteville WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 72. Northeast wind around 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely.  Low around 63. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. North wind 9 to 14 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 53. North wind 5 to 13 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 54. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 11 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 72. Northeast wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Low around 63. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. North wind 9 to 14 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 53. North wind 5 to 13 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 54. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South wind around 7 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind around 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 8 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Platteville WI
 42.73°N 90.45°W
4:13 pm CDT Aug 20, 2018
5pm CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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