GREEN BAY, WI (WTAQ) - Severe weather is possible throughout Wisconsin Tuesday and Tuesday night – and we’re already seen our first warning.
It was for severe thunderstorms moving into Polk and St. Croix counties in southwest Wisconsin during the 9 a.m. hour.
The National Weather Service said the storm carried winds of up to 60 miles an hour with small hail.
Forecasters say straight-line winds could accompany a wave of thunderstorms that’s due to move through the Badger State from west to east Tuesday afternoon.
A cold front with more storms is due in late this afternoon and tonight. The Weather Service said that wave could be more severe, and tornadoes are a possibility in the La Crosse region.
Another warm and muggy day is in the offing for all of Wisconsin except Lake Superior, where highs in the 60’s and projected again. Monroe was the state’s warm spot at 9 a.m. with 83 degrees.