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DNR: Friday’s local air quality is ‘unhealthy’

RACINE and KENOSHA – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) on Friday warned that the air quality index is expected to reach the red, or “unhealthy,” level. The air quality advisory for Racine and Kenosha counties runs through 11 p.m. The air quality advisory means that people with lung ailments (such as asthma), heart […]

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UPDATE: Tornado Watch for Racine, Kenosha, Walworth Counties

RACINE/KENOSHA/WALWORTH – The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Tornado Watch for Racine, Kenosha, and Walworth Counties. This alert was issued at 7:45 p.m. for southeastern Wisconsin. This weather alert remains in effect until 1 a.m. on June 15. Tornado Watch A Tornado Watch according to the NWS means that weather conditions are favorable […]

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Cooling Centers in Racine County

With the temperatures rising, cooling centers are a necessary outlet for many in our city. Racine residents in need of shelter, cooling assistance, or additional services can call 211 for available resources. In addition, in Racine County, the following locations are available as cooling centers. These locations serve as temporary assistance. It is important that Racine County […]

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Hazardous Weather Outlook continues for Southeastern Wisconsin

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east-central Wisconsin, south-central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. As of 3:05 p.m., The National Weather Service has issued an updated Hazardous Weather Outlook. This weather outlook is for Racine, Kenosha, Marquette, Green Lake, Fond du Lac, Sheboygan, Sauk, Columbia, Dodge, Washington, Ozaukee, Iowa, Dane, Jefferson, Waukesha, Milwaukee, Lafayette, […]

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This week: Hazardous Weather – high winds and thunderstorms ahead

The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook. The outlook began at 5:11 a.m. this morning and will be in effect until the end of the week. Racine, Kenosha, Marquette, Green Lake, Fond du Lac, Sheboygan, Sauk, Columbia, Dodge, Washington, Ozaukee, Iowa, Dane, Jefferson, Waukesha, Milwaukee, Lafayette, Green, Rock, Walworth counties are […]

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March Forth to Earth Day: The Impact of the Pipeline on Mother Earth; Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

The March Forth to Earth Day project, an Environmental Conservation Organization, started on March 4th, 2022. Rallies in various cities across Wisconsin kicked off a movement for the Earth and our future. Wisconsin activists and environmentalists have participated in eight consecutive weeks of activism focused on climate change. The project will conclude on Earth Day, […]

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Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued by National Weather Service

The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook. The weather outlook took immediate effect at 3:26 a.m. this morning. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east-central Wisconsin, south-central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. Racine, Kenosha, Marquette, Green Lake, Fond du Lac, Sheboygan, Sauk, Columbia, Dodge, Washington, Ozaukee, Iowa, Dane, Jefferson, Waukesha, Milwaukee, […]

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National Weather Service Issues Hazardous Weather Outlook for March 30

The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for today, March 30. Rain and snow are to be expected. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of East-central, South-central, and Southeast Wisconsin. The following weather statement affects Racine, Kenosha, Marquette, Green Lake, Fond du Lac, Sheboygan, Sauk, Columbia, Dodge, Washington, Ozaukee, Iowa, Dane, […]

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Wind Advisory Issued by National Weather Service Till 10 p.m.

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory that is in effect until 10 p.m. this evening, March 25, 2022. Those in Racine, Kenosha, Green, Rock, and Walworth counties should take this advisory into consideration. This advisory also includes the cities of Racine, Kenosha, Baraboo, Reedsburg, Prairie Du Sac, Sauk City, Portage, Columbus, Lake […]

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Urgent Dense Fog Advisory for Southeastern Wisconsin

The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory that is in effect until 7 p.m. today, March 23, 2022. The weather advisory affects Racine, Kenosha, Sheboygan, Washington, Ozaukee, Jefferson, Waukesha, Milwaukee, Green, Rock, Walworth counties. It also includes the cities of Racine, Kenosha, Plymouth, Sheboygan Falls, Howards Grove, Oostburg, West Bend, Germantown, Hartford, Mequon, […]