Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Eastern U.S Through Midweek

A slow moving low pressure system will bring rounds of showers and thunderstorms from the Middle Atlantic to the Southeast U.S over the next couple of days. Some of the storms could be severe especially over the Southeast. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Light Rain

60°F

16°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 29.66 in (1004.4 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 9:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 3am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am.  Low around 44. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 59. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly clear, with a low around 56. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind around 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 3am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am. Low around 44. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 56. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind around 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
9:23 pm CDT May 3, 2016
10pm CDT May 3, 2016-6pm CDT May 10, 2016
 
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