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High pressure in the west continues to send weather systems into the Great Basin, and this is keeping fire weather threats elevated to critical across southern California. A series of weather systems will bring widespread snow from the Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic and Northeast, with heavier snow amounts in lake effect snow bands near the Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Light Snow

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed N 16 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.72 in (1007.4 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 13 Dec 9:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before 1am.  Low around 16. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered flurries after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Scattered
    Flurries

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered flurries before 1am, then a slight chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of flurries after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of flurries before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of flurries with a slight chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of flurries with a slight chance of snow before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow before 2pm, then a chance of rain between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a slight chance of snow between 8pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow, mainly before 1am. Low around 16. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Scattered flurries after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Scattered flurries before 1am, then a slight chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of snow before 1pm, then a chance of flurries after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A chance of flurries before 7pm, then a slight chance of snow between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of flurries with a slight chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of flurries with a slight chance of snow before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow before 2pm, then a chance of rain between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of rain and snow after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a slight chance of snow between 8pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport WI
 42.95°N 87.89°W (Elev. 699 ft)
8:37 pm CST Dec 13, 2017
10pm CST Dec 13, 2017-6pm CST Dec 20, 2017
 
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