Tornado Watch Issued for Portions of NE Wisconsin

NBC26 Staff

Tornado Watch Issued for Portions of NE Wisconsin

By NBC26 Staff. CREATED May 30, 2013

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The National Weather Service in Green Bay has issued a Tornado Watch for most of the NBC26 viewing area until 7:00 PM this evening.  Only the Lake Shore counties are excluded.

The information below comes from the NWS alert:

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS EXTENDED TORNADO WATCH 250 TO
INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING AREAS UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING

IN WISCONSIN THIS WATCH INCLUDES 7 COUNTIES

IN EAST CENTRAL WISCONSIN

CALUMET               WINNEBAGO       

IN NORTHEAST WISCONSIN

BROWN                 FLORENCE              MARINETTE      
OCONTO                OUTAGAMIE       

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...APPLETON...CHILTON...GREEN BAY...
MARINETTE AND OSHKOSH.

$$

WIC041-067-069-073-078-085-097-115-125-135-137-141-310000-
/O.CON.KGRB.TO.A.0250.000000T0000Z-130531T0000Z/

TORNADO WATCH 250 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR
THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN WISCONSIN THIS WATCH INCLUDES 12 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL WISCONSIN

MARATHON              PORTAGE               WAUSHARA       
WOOD            

IN NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN

LANGLADE              LINCOLN               ONEIDA         
VILAS           

IN NORTHEAST WISCONSIN

FOREST                MENOMINEE             SHAWANO        
WAUPACA         

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...ANTIGO...CLINTONVILLE...CRANDON...
EAGLE RIVER...KESHENA...MARSHFIELD...RHINELANDER...
STEVENS POINT...TOMAHAWK...WAUSAU...WAUTOMA AND WISCONSIN RAPIDS.

Warm and humid conditions will be back again today.  High temperatures will be around 80 with dewpoints in the 60s.  Scattered thunderstorms will develop again by the afternoon and into the evening.  Just like yesterday, the greatest severe risk will be southwest of the area.