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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Partly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 12:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Overnight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Patchy fog after 8pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
12:07 am CDT May 26, 2015
2am CDT May 26, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2015
 
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