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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Light Rain

72°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 21 Jul 7:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Saint Francis WI

Flash Flood Watch until July 22, 09:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until July 22, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Sat

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 4am and 5am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog before midnight, then patchy fog after 1am. Low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind around 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Widespread fog, mainly after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. North wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. North wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 78. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 4am and 5am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog before midnight, then patchy fog after 1am. Low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind around 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Widespread fog, mainly after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. North wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. North wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Saint Francis WI
 42.97°N 87.86°W (Elev. 689 ft)
5:38 pm CDT Jul 21, 2017
8pm CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 28, 2017
 
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