Special Statement:

Issued at: 2:45 PM CDT on August 29, 2014, expires at: 3:45 PM CDT on August 29, 2014
  • At 238 PM CDT...Weather Service radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 3 miles northeast of Barron...or 17 miles east of Turtle Lake. This storm was moving northeast at 25 mph. Winds up to 30 mph and heavy downpours are expected with this storm.
  • Locations in or near the path of this storm include... Rice Lake Airport. Sumner. Rice Lake. Haugen. Brill. Mikana. Precautionary/preparedness actions... Seek shelter and stay away from windows until the storm has passed. Other strong storms with torrential rain were developing across west central Wisconsin...from near Durand...Baldwin and Spring Valley. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches an hour are possible from the thunderstorms. This may result in brief runoff problems and ponding of water on area roadways. The thunderstorms are expected to continue developing across the area through 6 PM....and will affect the Menomonie... Eau Claire...Chippewa Falls and Weyerhaeuser area Lat...Lon 4459 9124 4457 9255 4519 9257 4565 9211 4564 9092 time...Mot...loc 1941z 225deg 20kt 4545 9178

Current Conditions

La Crosse
Currently: 83° F 28° C Clear
  • Feels Like: 87° F 30° C
  • Wind: 14 mph 22 kph at South
  • Humidity: 65%
  • Dew point: 70° F 21° C
  • Barometer: 29 inches millibars and falling
  • Sunrise: 6:25 AM CDT
  • Sunset: 7:45 PM CDT
Last updated 1:53 PM CDT on August 29, 2014

La Crosse Almanac

Normal High:79°
Normal Low:59°
Record High:95° in 1966
Record Low:40° in 1965
Sunrise:6:25 AM CDT
Sunset:7:45 PM CDT
Moonrise:10:23 AM CDT
Moonset:9:34 PM CDT
Today's Moon:Waxing crescent