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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Mostly Cloudy

8°C

47°F

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed NW 19 G 35 km/h
Barometer 1006.9 mb (29.73 in)
Dewpoint 4°C (39°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill6°C (42°F)
Last update 23 Feb 6:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of rain, snow, and sleet after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northeast 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    High: 5 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, snow, and sleet likely before 8pm, then rain.  Patchy fog after 9pm. Low around 1. Northeast wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix
    and Patchy
    Fog then Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 6. Northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog
    then Rain
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 6 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and midnight, then snow likely after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: -2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 0. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 0 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. West wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 2. Southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 2 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 4.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of rain, snow, and sleet after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northeast 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Rain, snow, and sleet likely before 8pm, then rain. Patchy fog after 9pm. Low around 1. Northeast wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Friday
Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 6. Northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and midnight, then snow likely after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 0. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. West wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 2. Southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 4.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 6. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 218 m)
6:08 am CST Feb 23, 2017
7am CST Feb 23, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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