Fire Weather Threats for the Inter-Mountain West; Storm Potential Plains and Mid-Atlantic

Frontal systems moving into the northwestern states will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats through the weekend for portions of the Great Basin and North/Central Rockies. As these frontal systems reach the Plains, they will interact with deep moisture to produce strong to severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain. A front in the Mid-Atlantic could also produce storms today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wausau Downtown Airport (KAUW)

Lat: 44.93°NLon: 89.63°WElev: 1200ft.

A Few Clouds

65°F

18°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.28 in (1025.7 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Aug 10:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rothschild WI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Light east southeast wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Light east southeast wind.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Rothschild WI
 44.89°N 89.65°W (Elev. 1496 ft)
10:39 am CDT Aug 23, 2019
11am CDT Aug 23, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 29, 2019
 
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