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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Mostly Cloudy

41°F

5°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SE 16 G 31 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 23 Mar 6:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of rain and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers between midnight and 1am.  Low around 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Low around 38. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 44. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Periods of showers before 8pm, then rain likely after 8pm.  Patchy fog after 8pm. Low around 39. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly before 8am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 48. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain after 2am.  Patchy fog before 8pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of rain after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Periods of rain and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers between midnight and 1am. Low around 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 38. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 44. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Periods of showers before 8pm, then rain likely after 8pm. Patchy fog after 8pm. Low around 39. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly before 8am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 48. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 8pm, then a slight chance of rain after 2am. Patchy fog before 8pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A slight chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of rain after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
6:38 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
7pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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