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Significant winter storm to bring heavy snow and ice from the Plains to the upper Midwest, Great Lakes and New England

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy snow, ice, and strong winds from the Plains to the upper Midwest, and western Great Lakes through tonight. Treacherous travel conditions are expected. Wintry precipitation will expand into portions of New England Tuesday into Tuesday night. An inclement pattern will also persist from northern California to the Pacific Northwest into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Waukesha County Airport (KUES)

Lat: 43.04°NLon: 88.25°WElev: 886ft.

Fog/Mist

36°F

2°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 29.48 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 22 Jan 12:45 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Waukesha WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Definite drizzle, mainly before 4pm, then a chance of drizzle and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Drizzle and snow, becoming all snow after 2am. Some thunder is also possible.  Patchy fog. Patchy freezing fog after 4am. Low around 29. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Drizzle/Snow
    and Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow and freezing drizzle before 11am, then a slight chance of snow between 11am and noon.  Patchy fog between 7am and 10am. Patchy freezing fog between 7am and 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 31. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix and
    Patchy
    Freezing Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 31 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Definite drizzle, mainly before 4pm, then a chance of drizzle and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Drizzle and snow, becoming all snow after 2am. Some thunder is also possible. Patchy fog. Patchy freezing fog after 4am. Low around 29. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of snow and freezing drizzle before 11am, then a slight chance of snow between 11am and noon. Patchy fog between 7am and 10am. Patchy freezing fog between 7am and 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 31. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Waukesha WI
 43.01°N 88.24°W (Elev. 922 ft)
12:09 pm CST Jan 22, 2018
1pm CST Jan 22, 2018-6pm CST Jan 28, 2018
 
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