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Sprawling Storm System Bringing Impactful Weather To Western and Central U.S. Through Midweek

A large storm system will extend from the West Coast to the Great Lakes during the next couple days bringing hazardous weather to many parts of the country. Heavy snow is expected in the higher terrain of the West, along with very strong winds. Snow and ice will disrupt travel in parts of the Midwest, and heavy rain could cause widespread flooding in the Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Overcast

37°F

3°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.8 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 2:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

Flood Watch February 19, 06:00pm until February 21, 06:00am
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Flood Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of drizzle after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Drizzle

    Low: 33 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Rain, mainly after 9am.  Patchy fog. High near 38. South wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog then Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Areas of fog before 1am. Low around 35. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  High near 46. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of freezing rain between 10pm and midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. North wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 36. East wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of drizzle after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Washington's Birthday
Rain, mainly after 9am. Patchy fog. High near 38. South wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Areas of fog before 1am. Low around 35. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain. High near 46. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of freezing rain between 10pm and midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. North wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36. East wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
2:37 am CST Feb 19, 2018
2am CST Feb 19, 2018-6pm CST Feb 25, 2018
 
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