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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Mostly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 14 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Aug 2:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Periods of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am.  High near 79. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Periods of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am. High near 79. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
3:07 am CDT Aug 24, 2016
3am CDT Aug 24, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 30, 2016
 
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