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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

A Few Clouds

62°F

17°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 29.57 in (1001.3 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 6:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Patchy fog between 11pm and 2am. Low around 36. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 47. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow between 3am and 5am, then a chance of snow and freezing rain after 5am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely before 9am, then snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 9am and 11am, then snow likely after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow between 7pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Patchy fog between 11pm and 2am. Low around 36. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 47. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow between 3am and 5am, then a chance of snow and freezing rain after 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Snow likely before 9am, then snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 9am and 11am, then snow likely after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow between 7pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Rain. Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
5:09 pm CST Feb 22, 2017
7pm CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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