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Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Light Drizzle Fog/Mist

37°F

3°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 21 Jan 2:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE West Milwaukee WI

Dense Fog Advisory until January 22, 06:00am
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Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Dense Fog Advisory until January 22, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Mon

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of drizzle.  Patchy dense fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 40. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Dense
    Fog

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after 9pm.  Widespread dense fog, mainly between 8pm and 4am. Low around 36. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Dense Fog
    then Rain and
    Dense Fog

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Areas of fog before noon, then areas of fog after 3pm. High near 46. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    High: 46 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain before 1am, then rain and snow between 1am and 2am, then snow after 2am.  Low around 29. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Wednesday

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

    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of drizzle. Patchy dense fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 40. East wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Rain, mainly after 9pm. Widespread dense fog, mainly between 8pm and 4am. Low around 36. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Areas of fog before noon, then areas of fog after 3pm. High near 46. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain before 1am, then rain and snow between 1am and 2am, then snow after 2am. Low around 29. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Saturday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE West Milwaukee WI
 43°N 87.95°W (Elev. 646 ft)
1:37 pm CST Jan 21, 2018
3pm CST Jan 21, 2018-6pm CST Jan 28, 2018
 
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