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.

Light Rain

73°F

23°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jul 11:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

Heat Advisory until July 24, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 24, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sun

    Heat Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Patchy fog between 2am and 3am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  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
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind 5 to 10 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 west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  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 likely before 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Patchy fog between 2am and 3am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Patchy fog before 8am. 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.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind 5 to 10 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 west after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. 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 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers 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:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
11:24 pm CDT Jul 23, 2016
11pm CDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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