National Weather Service Issues a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for most of the viewing area! Yes, believe it or not that is rain! After suffering the 3rd worst drought on record we finally are receiving welcomed rain. But there are concerns obviously when you have so much rain in such a short amount of time; which is common with Severe Thunderstorms such as the ones we're experiencing this morning.
ServiceMaster Restoration Professionals of Wausau was called today by the ServiceMaster franchise in Duluth, Mn to assist in the flooding that occurred yesterday.
As of this morning the Duluth ServiceMaster franchise received 130 phone calls from homeowners and business owners with damage from the torrential downpours.
The early morning thunderstorm has led to power outages in Northern and Central Wisconsin. There are 2,129 customers without service in Wausau, 4,314 customers in Merrill and 1,856 in Antigo have lost power, according to the Wisconsin Public Service website.