Fire Weather and Monsoon Threats in the West; Heavy Rain in the Plains and Northeast

Monsoon moisture will continue to bring strong winds, potential for dust storms, and localized flash flooding to the Southwest. Moisture spreading north across the Great Basin and Northwestern states my develop into isolated dry thunderstorms, which could start new fires and increase activity on existing fires. Very heavy rain continues in the Plains and Mississippi Valley; and Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Racine, Batten International Airport (KRAC)

Lat: 42.76°NLon: 87.82°WElev: 673ft.

Fair

30°C

86°F

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed SW 11 km/h
Barometer 1014.2 mb (29.97 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (65°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index31°C (88°F)
Last update 14 Aug 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Racine WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. West wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind around 10 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind around 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 27. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. West wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind around 10 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind around 10 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 27. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Racine WI
 42.73°N 87.82°W (Elev. 199 m)
1:08 pm CDT Aug 14, 2018
4pm CDT Aug 14, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 21, 2018
 
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