Nov. 13, 2018 – Slinger, WI – Temperatures are ripe for making snow in Slinger. The snow cannons are going full bore as Little Switzerland, 105 Cedar Creek Road, is scheduled to reopen Friday, Nov. 16 at 4 p.m. A majority of the hill is expected to open this
Nov. 9, 2018 – West Bend, WI – About 800 people on the east side of West Bend are without power following a single-vehicle accident at CTH G and Paradise Drive. We Energies said the outage occurred around 7 a.m. after the vehicle struck a power pole. There’s
Nov. 9, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – A bit of light snow this morning to wrap up the Friday work week. The National Weather Service has issued a special weather statement advising motorists to leave a little early today as roads may be slick.
Nov. 4, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Well this should be enough rain and wind to pull the last of those leaves down into your gutters. Please not the burial of Bob Pick II will be held at 12 p.m. at St. James Episcopal Church, 140 N. Eighth
Oct. 30, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – As neighbors drag quilts out of the cedar chest, put on another layer of fleece, sweaters or hoodies and debate whether to turn on the furnace for the season we are all coming to grips that the inevitable Midwest winter
Oct. 20, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – There’s a wind advisory in effect until 10 p.m. If you’ve stepped outside or if you were at the downtown Farmers’ Market today you experienced the wind gusts firsthand. Graphic courtesy accuweather.com The forecast for today includes a couple of showers
Oct. 15, 2018 – West Bend, WI – At 4 a.m. Monday and it’s snowing in West Bend.
Sept. 25, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Washington County and neighboring counties until 10 p.m. WASHINGTON: WI . WISCONSIN COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE DANE DODGE GREEN JEFFERSON KENOSHA LAFAYETTE MILWAUKEE OZAUKEE RACINE ROCK WALWORTH
Sept. 12, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – A common bit of conversation everywhere seems to be about the aggressive mosquito population. Is it just me or are we awash in mosquitoes? Stopped at Heritage Trails County Park in Slinger and the mosquitoes were fierce.
Sept. 5, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Another storm system is moving through the Washington County area. The National Weather Service expects the rain to have passed by 3 p.m. There is a JV football game on tap tonight at 6 p.m. and according to announcer Ron Naab
Sept. 4, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – A poem to mark the season by Helen Hunt Jackson. September The goldenrod is yellow, The corn is turning brown; The trees in apple orchards With fruit are bending down. The gentian’s bluest fringes Are curing in the sun; In
Sept. 2, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Wheels on Main wrapped up with about 15 minutes to spare and then the clouds opened up and hit West Bend with another one-two punch right in the weather system. The forecast calls for showers until about 6:30 p.m. Storms
August 28, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Strong storms are pushing into Washington County. Skies grew dark in Hartford around 4 p.m. There was a tree down on S. Sixth Avenue in West Bend as driving rain fell in sheets. The National Weather Service issued a
August, 28, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch in effect until 9 p.m. CDT. The watch includes Washington County, Dodge, Fond du Lac, Waukesha, Ozaukee, Sheboygan and various counties across Wisconsin. Thunderstorms are expected to begin around 6 p.m.
August 28, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – There’s more rain on tap today and into Wednesday. While this summer has been pretty dry the amount of precipitation has been causing some localized flooding. In an effort to find a silver lining between the pools and puddles can you
August 27, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Buckle in…. Washington County is included in a Flash Flood Watch that will remain in effect from 1 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28 through Wednesday morning, Aug. 29. According to the National Weather Service the Flash Flood Watch continues for: *
August 27, 2018 – Jackson, WI – Tim Halbach with the National Weather Service spent some time in Jackson on Monday morning, August 27, reviewing the flooding and looking at the path of the storm. Strong winds and sheets of rain doused much of Washington County on Sunday
August 27, 2018 – Jackson, WI – Kevin Fries is sloshing through knee-deep water Monday morning at the Green Valley Mobile Home Park off Highway 60 in Jackson. ”It’s mostly at Green Valley 1 and right now the water is flowing across the road to the outlet to the
August 27, 2018 – Jackson, WI – Neighbors in Jackson are dealing with high water and some cleanup following nasty storms with heavy rains that passed through Sunday evening and overnight. Jane Monday submitted these photos from the Green Valley mobile home park. ”Water is so deep, it could cover
August 27, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Washington County got a good soaking overnight. The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Washington Co. and neighboring Dodge Co., Ozaukee Co., and Fond du Lac County. The rain started in earnest just after 6 p.m. Sunday. Warning
August 26, 2018 – Washington, Co, WI – The National Weather Service said a line of strong thunderstorms will affect northern Washington County and surrounding counties including Ozaukee, Fond du Lac, Sheboygan and Dodge Counties. At 538 PM CDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were locatedvalong a line extending
August 23, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Washington County got a good soaking this week as the National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch Monday evening into Tuesday for Washington Co. and neighboring Dodge Co., Waukesha Co., Ozaukee Co., and Sheboygan County. The rain started
August 21, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Washington County got a good soaking overnight. The National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch until 9 a.m. for Washington Co. and neighboring Dodge Co., Waukesha Co., Ozaukee Co., and Sheboygan County. The rain started in earnest just after
August 20, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Looks like rain is on the way keep your rain gauge handy and chime in with your rainfall totals.
August 12, 2018 – Town of Polk, WI – Sunny skies, pleasant temps and the tornado siren is blaring at the Washington County Fair Park. It started before noon and went on for nearly an hour. The Washington County Sheriff’s Department said it was just a malfunction
August 5, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Accuweather radar shows storms should be hitting the Washington County area within the next few minutes. Neighbors in Hartford, Myra, Lomira and West Bend watched this evening as dark clouds rolled in. Thunder and lightning have been in the mix
July 1, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch in effect until 7 p.m. this evening for Washington County. Other Wisconsin counties included in the watch are: ADAMS BROWN CALUMET COLUMBIA DANE DODGE DOOR FLORENCE FOND DU LAC FOREST GREEN GREEN
June 19, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – First it was raining Monday and then the sun came out and neighbors complained about the sweltering temps. Then it rained again and cooled off a bit and then it rained on and off for most of the day and night
May 30, 2018 – Washington Co., WI – Some heavy precipitation passed through Washington County on Wednesday afternoon making for a wet drive home from work. Motorists had their lights on and wipers at high speed as torrents of rain fell filling the streets with streams and puddles. At