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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Light Drizzle Fog/Mist

42°F

6°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 20 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 30 Apr 8:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE West Milwaukee WI

  • Today

    Today: Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  High near 43. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then a chance of showers, mainly between 4am and 5am.  Low around 42. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy frost before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Patchy Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. High near 43. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then a chance of showers, mainly between 4am and 5am. Low around 42. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 52. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Patchy frost before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. East wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE West Milwaukee WI
 43.04°N 87.92°W (Elev. 600 ft)
8:08 am CDT Apr 30, 2017
9am CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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