Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Overcast

45°F

7°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 14 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.8 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 1 May 9:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 55. North wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 55. North wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
8:23 pm CDT May 1, 2016
10pm CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 8, 2016
 
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