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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Overcast

83°F

28°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 20 Aug 1:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
1:37 pm CDT Aug 20, 2017
2pm CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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