On Air Now

Current Show

Ground Zero with Clyde Lewis   11:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Call in to Ground Zero at 1-888-673-3700

Show Info »

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »


Listen Live Now » 550 AM Wausau, WI 99.9 FM Stevens Point, WI


Current Conditions(Wausau,WI 54403)

More Weather »
62° Feels Like: 62°
Wind: SE 0 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip


Partly Cloudy 61°


Thunderstorms 78°

Fri Night

Thunderstorms Early 66°


Weather watchers warn of vicious winter storm heading for Badger State

Car stranded in snowstorm (Reuters)
Car stranded in snowstorm (Reuters)

GREEN BAY, WI (WTAQ) - Officials are telling Midwesterners to brace for a vicious winter storm that could dump up to a foot in some places – and bring freezing rain and sleet to other areas.

So far, there’s only been one weather advisory posted for Wisconsin, and that’s for the far west central and southwest parts of the state late Thursday and Friday.

The National Weather Service says the Badger State will get a spillover of bad weather – most of which will bear down on Minnesota, Iowa, and places as far west as Colorado.

A winter storm watch is in effect from Thursday night into Friday afternoon for Grant, Richland, Crawford, Vernon, La Crosse, Buffalo, and Trempealeau counties. Forecasters say 6 to 8 inches of snow are possible in those places.

Meanwhile, the Fox River in Kenosha County remains a few inches over its banks – but it’s expected to fall below its flood stage before the day is done.

The Fox at New Munster was a couple inches over its flood stage as of 3 a.m. Wednesday. Only minor flooding was forecast.