Preview of NWS' New Point Forecast Icons
Effective July 7, 2015, NWS will implement changes to the icons depicted on all of its Point Forecast pages. Highlights will include new icons with increased clarity, 6-hour increments for rapidly changing weather and new color blocks to highlight forecast hazards.

You may preview these updates in real time for this location. View additional details, and send any comments to icons@noaa.gov.

Please note the preview site is not operational, so performance may be slow during periods of peak access.

Severe weather possible for parts of central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms for parts of the central and southern Plains Friday afternoon and evening, mainly across eastern New Mexico and West Texas, as well as northeastern Colorado. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
Read More...

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Fair

12°C

54°F

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed NE 17 km/h
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.5 mb)
Dewpoint -1°C (31°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill11°C (51°F)
Last update 22 May 10:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 15 °C

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 19 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 13 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 15. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. East wind around 10 km/h becoming south after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 19. South wind 5 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 13. Southeast wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 23. South wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
  Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 218 m)
10:23 am CDT May 22, 2015
12pm CDT May 22, 2015-6pm CDT May 28, 2015
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Graph

National Digital Forecast Database