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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

A Few Clouds

78°F

26°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 16 Aug 12:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 4am, then patchy fog after 5am. Low around 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 4am, then patchy fog after 5am. Low around 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind around 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
12:25 pm CDT Aug 16, 2017
1pm CDT Aug 16, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 22, 2017
 
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