CPC Outlook

Toasty spell for mid part of July?

July 7, 2019 0 Comments
Toasty spell for mid part of July?

July is usually our warmest time of the year in Wisconsin with normal high temperatures in the lower 80s.  So when the outlook calls for above normal temperatures for a period of time, it makes you pause.  No doubt that means some fairly hot conditions could be brewing. Check out the Climate Prediction Center’s 8 […]

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Warmer than normal up to and beyond the July 4th Holiday

June 25, 2019 0 Comments
Warmer than normal up to and beyond the July 4th Holiday

  If you enjoy very balmy conditions around the 4th of July for spending time at the lake you should be in luck this year.  The latest 8 to 14 day outlook from the Climate Prediction Center indicates a strong chance of above normal temperatures in Wisconsin from July 3rd to July 9th.  Of course […]

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June outlook

June 2, 2019 2 Comments
June outlook

  Well after a chilly Spring in Wisconsin perhaps you are hoping the heat turns up some for June.  Certainly it will be warmer than May but how will it compare to normal? The Climate Prediction Center is projecting no strong temperature signal either way for Wisconsin.   Meanwhile they suggest warmer than normal conditions from […]

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What a difference a “May” makes

May 5, 2019 0 Comments
What a difference a “May” makes

  We are just coming off a few mild days with highs close to 70 degrees and it felt really nice for most of you out there! However this May is going to be a far cry from May 2018.  If you remember, it was the 3rd warmest May on record in the Wausau area.  […]

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April outlook

March 24, 2019 0 Comments
April outlook

  The last couple of weeks of March sure look like they will go down as pretty tranquil and not too cold for our area.  It has definitely been a nice change of pace from the relentless snowstorms of February into early March.  So you might be wondering how April is trending? Overall I think […]

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NOAA: Historic, widespread flooding to continue through May

March 21, 2019 0 Comments
NOAA: Historic, widespread flooding to continue through May

Historic flooding continues in parts of Nebraska and Iowa, but it could get worse and more expansive over the next two months, including in our neck of the woods. According to NOAA, 25 states, including Wisconsin, have an elevated risk for moderate to major flooding through May. This flood outlook map produced by NOAA, has […]

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Chilly and unsettled into mid-February!

February 4, 2019 0 Comments
Chilly and unsettled into mid-February!

  It looks like February may try to level the playing field a bit for this winter.  We have had below normal snowfall generally, but that should be changing.  We have a storm track that will deliver snow and mixed precipitation bearing systems to our region every few days.  The Climate Prediction Center’s 6 to […]

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January outlook update

January 1, 2019 0 Comments
January outlook update

Back in mid-December when the Climate Prediction Center issued their January outlook there was some trend seen in the data pointing toward enough shots of cold air over the Midwest to put our temperate trend in question.  That had much of the Midwest under equal chances of above, normal, or below normal temperatures.  Well things […]

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January Outlook

December 23, 2018 0 Comments
January Outlook

  It appears December is going to go down in the climate books as quite a bit warmer than normal across our region. However January may take a different twist. Temperature Outlook The Climate Prediction Center’s 30-day outlook is calling for equal chances of above, below, or normal temperatures in Wisconsin (basically near normal).  Meanwhile […]

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Could Christmas Week Deliver a Snowier Pattern?

December 16, 2018 0 Comments
Could Christmas Week Deliver a Snowier Pattern?

As you know we have had a pretty dry weather pattern most of December so far in Wisconsin.  Quite a few of you are hoping for more snow not only for Christmas, but for recreation like skiing and snowmobiling.  So is there any hope in sight?  Well check out that 8 to 14 day outlook […]

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