Advanced Tools Interactive Radar Maps and Conditions Alerts and Warnings Road Conditions School Closings Maps and Conditions Meet the Stormtracker 18 Weather Team Nick Grunseth He was promoted to chief meteorologist in August 2013, but still wakes up early to give the Chippewa Valley its Read More » Matt Schaefer Matt Schaefer is our evening meteorologist for News 18. Read More » Justin Esterly Justin Esterly is our weekend meteorologist and weekday night-side multi-media journalist. Justin joined WQOW News 18 in May 2018. Read More » STORMTRACKER 18 WEATHER Weather Outlook: Rising rivers a major concern despite a mainly dry forecast As we continue to feel like spring, the effects of melting our record snow from February are making it to Connect With WQOW Facebook Twitter Instagram Envelope Top Stories UPDATE: 4 from Loyal, including 3 kids, killed in Apostle Island kayak incident Sheriff Michael Brennan said Erik Fryman, 39, and his kids 3, 6 and 9-years-old died. The mom, Cari Mews, 29, NEW: Missing Mondovi man found dead Wednesday afternoon According to Mondovi Police Chief Colin Severson, the department is looking or Nathan D. Kummer who was reported missing by UPDATE: Gas leak contained in Boyd Boyd's fire chief told News 18 crews were digging up a leaking water line at Double D's Saloon and workers UPDATE: Middleton shooter was employee of business where he opened fire The Middlelton Police department sent a phone message to residents about an active shooter. Criminal Complaint: Patterson chose Jayme after spotting her get on school bus, made two other attempts to kidnap her The complaint states he drove past police just 20 seconds after leaving her home.