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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Mostly Cloudy

24°C

75°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1014.8 mb (29.98 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (70°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 Jul 6:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

Flash Flood Watch July 21, 04:00pm until July 22, 09:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 30. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 10 to 15 km/h in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 30 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 22. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts in excess of 4 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 22 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 25.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 30. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 10 to 15 km/h in the morning.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 22. South wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts in excess of 4 cm possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 25.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 218 m)
5:38 am CDT Jul 21, 2017
7am CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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