Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wausau Downtown Airport (KAUW)

Lat: 44.93°NLon: 89.63°WElev: 1200ft.

Fair

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1027.1 mb)
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 16 Jan 11:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Rib Mountain WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 18. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 11. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 11 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of flurries after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Flurries

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 16. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 3 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 13.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 8.

    Cold

    High: 8 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 18. Light and variable wind.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 11. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A chance of flurries after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 8.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 15.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20.
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Point Forecast:
Rib Mountain WI
 44.91°N 89.68°W (Elev. 1407 ft)
11:38 am CST Jan 16, 2019
12pm CST Jan 16, 2019-6pm CST Jan 22, 2019
 
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