Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible today across portions of the central plains and Midwest. Warming trend in the Pacific Northwest.

Numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and evening across the central Plains into portions of the Midwest. Severe thunderstorms are possible, along with heavy rain that may lead to flash flooding in some areas. The Pacific Northwest will see a steady warming trend through the week. Temperatures will rise to 10 to 15 degrees above average by Wednesday and Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Partly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.1 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 23 Aug 4:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
3:23 pm CDT Aug 23, 2016
4pm CDT Aug 23, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 30, 2016
 
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