Wautoma, WI
Current Conditions
0:56 AM CDT
Clear
Temperature
62°F
Dew Point
56°F
Humidity
81%
Wind
CM at 0 mph
Barometer
30.00 in. F
Visibility
10.00 mi.
Sunrise
05:43 a.m.
Sunset
08:22 p.m.
Evening Forecast (7:00pm-Midnight)
Temperatures will range from 81 to 63 degrees with mostly clear skies. Winds will range between 2 and 10 miles per hour from the west. Rain amounts of less than a tenth of an inch are expected.
7-Day Forecast
Thursday
81°F / 59°F
Clear
Friday
81°F / 57°F
Partly Cloudy
Saturday
79°F / 58°F
Partly Cloudy
Sunday
81°F / 60°F
Light Rain
Monday
79°F / 62°F
Light Rain
Tuesday
75°F / 61°F
Light Rain
Wednesday
70°F / 61°F
Light Rain
Detailed Short Term Forecast
Issued at 0:56 AM CDT
Thursday...Temperatures will range from a high of 81 to a low of 59 degrees with mostly clear skies. Winds will range between 1 and 10 miles per hour from the westsouthwest. 0.14 inches of rain are expected.
Overnight ...Temperatures will range from 63 to 59 degrees with mostly clear skies. Winds will range between 1 and 6 miles per hour from the west. No precipitation is expected.
Friday...Temperatures will range from a high of 81 to a low of 57 degrees with partly cloudy skies. Winds will range between 3 and 5 miles per hour from the west. No precipitation is expected.

Farmers: Erratic weather devastating Michigan fruits

May 10, 2012 | 0 comments

Michigan fruit growers say this year's yield is shaping up as the worst in memory.

A rare extended period of summerlike temperatures in March caused trees to blossom early, only to be zapped by April frosts and freezes.

Farmers and extension agents say the one-two punch has all but wiped out the tart cherry crop.

Other orchard fruits such as sweet cherries, apples, pears and peaches have suffered extensive damage.

Juice grapes are another casualty.

Fifty-four-year-old David Rabe of Oceana County says he's been farming nearly all his life and has never seen it this bad.

Only his asparagus may survive.

Bob Sutherland of the fruit products company Cherry Republic says he ordered 150,000 pounds of cherries from Poland to make sure he wouldn't run short.

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