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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

A Few Clouds

47°F

8°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 28 Apr 9:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Today

    Today: A 10 percent chance of rain after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 39. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  High near 46. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers, mainly before 8am.  High near 55. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 10 percent chance of rain after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers, mainly after 8pm. Low around 39. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. High near 46. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
Showers, mainly before 8am. High near 55. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
9:24 am CDT Apr 28, 2017
10am CDT Apr 28, 2017-6pm CDT May 4, 2017
 
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