Weekend Preview: Monsoon Flood Threat and Heat In A Few Locations

This weekend will be busy with a few weather hazards across the U.S. Increasing monsoonal moisture will result in heavy rain and thunderstorms with the potential for flash flooding and debris flows near vulnerable burn scars in the Southwest, Great Basin and parts of the Rockies. Also, summer heat with excessive warnings and advisories will persist in the South and return in the Northwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sparta, Sparta / Fort McCoy Airport (KCMY)

Lat: 43.96°NLon: 90.74°WElev: 837ft.

69°F

21°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Jul 12:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SW Cataract WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of smoke after 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Widespread haze between noon and 1pm. Areas of smoke between 1pm and 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Areas Smoke
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Tonight
Areas of smoke after 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Widespread haze between noon and 1pm. Areas of smoke between 1pm and 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SW Cataract WI
 44.04°N 90.93°W
11:58 am CDT Jul 30, 2021
12pm CDT Jul 30, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 5, 2021
 
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