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First Alert Weather: Early shower possible with thunderstorms by late Memorial Day Afternoon

Sun mixing with clouds on Memorial Day with a chance of scattered afternoon strong storms.
Published: May. 30, 2021 at 7:19 AM CDT|Updated: May. 31, 2021 at 3:16 AM CDT
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WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) - Lingering showers winding down this evening in most locations otherwise some clouds tonight and not as chilly with lows in the mid to upper 40s. A few showers are possible before daybreak on Monday in the far north.

Sun giving way to increase clouds with scattered afternoon storms.
Sun giving way to increase clouds with scattered afternoon storms.(WSAW)
Hail up to 1" in size and gusty winds are the main threats on Monday afternoon.
Hail up to 1" in size and gusty winds are the main threats on Monday afternoon.(WSAW)
A cold front will spark some storms on Monday afternoon.
A cold front will spark some storms on Monday afternoon.(WSAW)

Memorial Day will kick off with some sunshine during the morning, giving way to increasing clouds in the afternoon. Scattered showers and storms are expected from 3 PM into the early evening hours as a cold front pushes through the region. Some storms could be strong with gusty winds, hail, and downpours being the main threats. Highs on Monday in the upper 60s to low 70s.

Highs in the 80s later this week.
Highs in the 80s later this week.(WSAW)

A nice day to start June on Tuesday with a fair amount of sunshine. Highs in the mid 70s. Temperatures and humidity will be on the rise as the week goes on. Sunshine mixed with clouds on Wednesday. Highs in the mid to upper 70s. Partly sunny Thursday with a chance of showers or a storm in the afternoon. Highs around 80. More humid Friday and for next weekend with summer-type temperatures. Partly cloudy on Friday with highs in the mid 80s. Sun and clouds on Saturday rather warm and humid. High in the mid 80s. Sunday has a partly sunny sky with the risk of a storm during the afternoon hours. Rather humid with highs again in the mid 80s.

Dew points will rise well into the 60s later this week.
Dew points will rise well into the 60s later this week.(WSAW)

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