First Alert Weather: Summer warmth this weekend, hot on Monday

Some sunshine and a bit humid the next few days. The risk of storms increases for Tuesday into Tuesday night.
Isolated showers/storms ending north. Patchy fog early Sunday, then some sun. Chance of showers or a storm Sunday afternoon. Hot & humid Monday.
Published: Jul. 16, 2022 at 5:00 AM CDT|Updated: Jul. 16, 2022 at 10:53 PM CDT
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WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) - Isolated showers and a storm in the Northwoods will diminish by sunset Saturday evening. Partly cloudy for Saturday night with patchy fog possible overnight, lasting an hour or two after daybreak on Sunday. Lows by morning on Sunday are in the upper 50s to low 60s.

Some clouds with patchy fog developing ovenight.
Some clouds with patchy fog developing ovenight.(WSAW)

Sunshine along with a few clouds on Sunday. There is a slight chance of a pop-up shower or storm Sunday afternoon. Most places will likely remain dry. Highs in the mid 80s.

A fair amount of sunshine and warm. Isolated PM showers or a storm.
A fair amount of sunshine and warm. Isolated PM showers or a storm.(WSAW)
Afternoon showers or a storm possible in spots on Sunday afternoon.
Afternoon showers or a storm possible in spots on Sunday afternoon.(WSAW)

The hottest conditions of the new week are expected on Monday and Tuesday. More sun than clouds, hot, and humid Monday with highs in the upper 80s to around 90. Heat index values Monday afternoon will be in the low to mid 90s. This is just below our First Alert Weather Day criteria for dangerously hot conditions. No less, be prepared for the steamy conditions. There is a chance later Monday night into early Tuesday morning of scattered showers and storms in the Northwoods.

Humid conditions will be common over the next few days.
Humid conditions will be common over the next few days.(WSAW)

Tuesday is partly sunny, very warm, and humid with highs in the mid to upper 80s. A cold front and wave of low pressure are forecast to move our way later Tuesday into Tuesday night. There is a chance of storms either late Tuesday afternoon or Tuesday night. Some storms could be strong to severe. We are monitoring Tuesday late afternoon and night for a possible First Alert Weather Day.

Strong to severe storms are possible Tuesday late day or at night.
Strong to severe storms are possible Tuesday late day or at night.(WSAW)

Mostly cloudy Wednesday with scattered showers and perhaps a storm. Cooler with highs around 80. Sunshine is back on Thursday with highs in the mid 80s. Another opportunity for showers and storms Thursday night into Friday morning. Then partly cloudy and rather warm on Friday with highs in the upper 80s. Storms again possible Friday night and for the day on Saturday. Some sunshine when storms aren’t around on July 23rd. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.

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