Wautoma, WI
Current Conditions
0:56 AM CDT
Clear
Temperature
35°F
Dew Point
16°F
Humidity
46%
Wind
N at 7 mph
Barometer
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Visibility
10.00 mi.
Sunrise
07:32 a.m.
Sunset
05:48 p.m.
Afternoon Forecast (12:00pm-7:00pm)
Temperatures will range from 36 to 39 degrees with clear skies. Winds will range between 15 and 22 miles per hour from the north. No precipitation is expected.
7-Day Forecast
Friday
39°F / 27°F
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Saturday
43°F / 27°F
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Sunday
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Monday
49°F / 32°F
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Tuesday
48°F / 32°F
Scattered Showers
Wednesday
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Light Rain
Thursday
40°F / 27°F
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Detailed Short Term Forecast
Issued at 0:56 AM CDT
Friday...Temperatures will range from a high of 39 to a low of 27 degrees with clear skies. Winds will range between 7 and 22 miles per hour from the north. No precipitation is expected.
This Evening ...Temperatures will range from 33 to 27 degrees with clear skies. Winds will range between 8 and 13 miles per hour from the north. No precipitation is expected.
Overnight ...Temperatures will remain steady at 27 degrees with clear skies. Winds will remain steady around 7 miles per hour from the north. No precipitation is expected.
Saturday...Temperatures will range from a high of 43 to a low of 27 degrees with clear skies. Winds will range between 0 and 8 miles per hour from the south. 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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