Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible for portions of the southern and central plains and the lower Great Lakes. Hot conditions in the Northwest.

scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected across portions of the central and southern plains and across portions of the lower Great Lakes. Some thunderstorms may be severe with damaging winds and large hail. Hot and dry conditions are expected in the Northwest. High temperatures today and Friday will be 10 to 20 degrees above average across western Washington and Oregon. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

A Few Clouds

20°C

68°F

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed NW 9 km/h
Barometer 1019.3 mb (30.11 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 Aug 3:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 26. East wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 218 m)
3:07 am CDT Aug 26, 2016
4am CDT Aug 26, 2016-6pm CDT Sep 1, 2016
 
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