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

Kenosha, Kenosha Regional Airport (KENW)

Lat: 42.6°NLon: 87.94°WElev: 741ft.

Fog/Mist

76°F

24°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Heat Index75°F (24°C)
Last update 23 Jul 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Salem WI

Heat Advisory July 23, 12:00pm until July 24, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog after midnight. Low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am.  High near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 65. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

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

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog after midnight. Low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. High near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. 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 69. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 65. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Salem WI
 42.59°N 88.13°W (Elev. 820 ft)
6:08 am CDT Jul 23, 2016
6am CDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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