Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Viroqua Municipal Airport (KY51)

Lat: 43.58°NLon: 90.91°WElev: 1292ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 14 Aug 11:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Viroqua WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 61. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am.  Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Light west wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Light northwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 61. South wind 6 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Light west wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Light northwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Viroqua WI
 43.56°N 90.89°W
10:45 am CDT Aug 14, 2020
12pm CDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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