Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Overcast

75°F

24°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jul 7:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Milwaukee WI

Severe T-storm Watch until July 23, 10:00pm
Heat Advisory until July 24, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
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    Severe T-storm Watch until July 23, 10:00pm
    Heat Advisory until July 24, 07:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog between 3am and 4am. Low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog between 7am and 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 67. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog between 3am and 4am. Low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog between 7am and 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 67. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
7:08 pm CDT Jul 23, 2016
8pm CDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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