Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Mostly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.3 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 24 Jul 10:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Shorewood WI

Heat Advisory until July 24, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 24, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sun

    Heat Advisory

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 5pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 97. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 69. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 5pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 97. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 69. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Shorewood WI
 43.06°N 87.88°W (Elev. 659 ft)
10:37 am CDT Jul 24, 2016
11am CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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