Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 8:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
6:37 am CDT Jun 29, 2016
9am CDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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