Ripon area storm damage, fatal crash

Strong thunderstorms caused widespread damage across Wisconsin Wednesday night, July 28 into Thursday morning, July 29. Storm damage in the Town of Ripon included – downed trees and power lines.

Severe weather pounds southeast Wisconsin

A severe weather system raced through southeast Wisconsin late Wednesday, July 28 and well into the early morning on Thursday, July 29 – leaving behind a path of destruction.

Red Cross ready with severe weather looming

Wednesday night, July 28 into early Thursday morning, July 29, almost the entire state of Wisconsin will likely be impacted by severe weather, with southeast Wisconsin in the crosshairs.

The Oakfield tornado remembered 25 years later

July 18, 1996, was a hot and very humid day across Wisconsin, with the threat of afternoon storms. A warm front that brought record rainfall to Illinois that morning caused a surge of humidity over the area, and a cold front lurking in the distance was primed to spark explosive storm activity.