Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 43.07°NLon: -87.97°WElev: 722ft.

Partly Cloudy

13°F

-11°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint -2°F (-19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-1°F (-18°C)
Last update 10 Feb 11:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 17. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. West wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 0. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 0 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Cold

    High: 10 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.

    Chance Snow

    High: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 17. Wind chill values between -5 and 5. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. West wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 0. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 17.
Washington's Birthday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
11:08 am CST Feb 10, 2016
12pm CST Feb 10, 2016-6pm CST Feb 16, 2016
 
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