Wintry Weather from the Plains to the Northeast; Severe Storms Possible Along the Gulf Coast

A swath of wintry precipitation will affect many areas from the Central Plains to the Northeast through Tuesday, with locally heavy snowfall over interior New England. Farther south, strong to severe thunderstorms are expected for portions for Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama, where a few tornadoes are also possible. Unsettled weather will return to much of the Pacific Northwest on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wausau Downtown Airport (KAUW)

Lat: 44.93°NLon: 89.63°WElev: 1200ft.

Overcast

-11°C

12°F

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed W 6 km/h
Barometer 1022.2 mb (30.09 in)
Dewpoint -15°C (5°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 16 Dec 6:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Wausau WI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near -8. West southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: -8 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -15. West northwest wind around 11 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -15 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of flurries between noon and 3pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -9. West northwest wind 11 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: -9 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of flurries before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -20. Northwest wind 11 to 14 km/h.

    Chance
    Flurries

    Low: -20 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near -14. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the morning.

    Cold

    High: -14 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -17.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near -5.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -5 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: -1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -8. West southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -15. West northwest wind around 11 km/h.
Tuesday
A chance of flurries between noon and 3pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -9. West northwest wind 11 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of flurries before midnight. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around -20. Northwest wind 11 to 14 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near -14. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -17.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near -5.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 1.
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Point Forecast:
Wausau WI
 44.95°N 89.62°W (Elev. 373 m)
6:09 am CST Dec 16, 2019
7am CST Dec 16, 2019-6pm CST Dec 22, 2019
 
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