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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

36°F

2°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 15 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.48 in (998.8 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 24 Feb 1:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Drizzle, mainly after 5pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Drizzle and freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow before 2am, then snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 2am and 5am, then snow likely after 5am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly before 7am.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 27 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow between 8am and 9am, then a chance of rain after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Drizzle, mainly after 5pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Drizzle and freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow before 2am, then snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 2am and 5am, then snow likely after 5am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly before 7am. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow between 8am and 9am, then a chance of rain after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
1:08 pm CST Feb 24, 2017
2pm CST Feb 24, 2017-6pm CST Mar 2, 2017
 
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