Top wind gusts in Wisconsin reported to National Weather Service

The National Weather Service has been tracking reports of the top wind gusts throughout Wisconsin. 

From the highest wind gust in Pleasant Prairie, below is a list of the top reports in the state.

  • Wisconsin Rapids, 69 mph
  • Eau Claire, 67 mph
  • Sheboygan, 66 mph
  • Spring Green, 66 mph
  • Howards Grove, 66 mph
  • Pleasant Prairie, 64 mph
  • Milwaukee, 63 mph
  • Racine, 63 mph
  • Bagley, 63 mph
  • Viroqua, 62 mph
  • Viola, 62 mph
  • Cudahy, 60 mph
  • Fond du Lac, 60 mph
  • Platteville, 60 mph
  • Ashwaubenon, 60 mph
  • Lone Rock, 60 mph
  • Dickeyville, 60 mph
  • Fond du Lac, 60 mph
  • Butler, 58 mph
  • Oshkosh, 58 mph
  • Merrill, 55 mph
  • Mosinee, 55 mph
  • La Crosse 54 mph
  • French Island, 52 mph
  • Antigo, 52 mph
  • Appleton, 51 mph
  • Manitowoc, 51 mph
  • Waupaca, 51
  • Lancaster, 50 mph
  • Black River Falls, 43 mph
  • Rhinelander, 43 mph
  • Stevens Point, 39 mph

This is developing.

Meanwhile, offers a variety of extremely useful weather tools to help you navigate the stormy season. They include the following:

FOX6 Storm Center app

FOX6 News app

FOX Weather app


We have a host of maps and radars on the FOX6 Weather page that are updating regularly — to provide you the most accurate assessment of the weather. From a county-by-county view to the Midwest regional radar and a national view — it’s all there. All of these images are at the ready — just one click away.


When the weather gets a little dicey, schools and businesses may shut down. CLICK HERE to monitor the latest list of closings, cancellations, and delays reported in southeast Wisconsin.



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