Fire Weather Warning:

Issued at: 4:03 am CDT on April 18, 2015, expires at: 7:00 PM CDT on April 18, 2015
  • ...Red flag warning in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM CDT this evening for gusty winds and low humidity for portions of central Wisconsin... The National Weather Service in La Crosse has issued a red flag warning...which is in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM CDT this evening.
  • Affected Wisconsin...Jackson...Monroe...Juneau and Adams counties.
  • Timing...11 am to 7 PM.
  • Wind...east winds increasing to 14 to 18 mph by late this morning with gusts approaching 25 mph at times this afternoon.
  • Humidity...falling into the 19 to 22 percent range this afternoon.
  • Temperatures...maximum temperatures of 65 to 68.
  • Impacts...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. Avoid all outdoor burning today. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now...or will shortly. A combination of strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures will create explosive fire growth potential. Wetenkamp

Current Conditions

La Crosse
Currently: 58° F 14° C Clear
  • Feels Like: 58° F 14° C
  • Wind: 12 mph 18 kph at ENE
  • Humidity: 39%
  • Dew point: 33° F 1° C
  • Barometer: 30 inches millibars and rising
  • Sunrise: 6:17 AM CDT
  • Sunset: 7:51 PM CDT
Last updated 7:53 AM CDT on April 18, 2015

La Crosse Almanac

Normal High:61°
Normal Low:39°
Record High:89° in 1985
Record Low:20° in 1983
Sunrise:6:17 AM CDT
Sunset:7:51 PM CDT
Moonrise:6:18 AM CDT
Moonset:7:59 PM CDT
Today's Moon:Waning crescent