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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.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SW 21 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.3 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 25 May 6:52 pm CDT

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy until early morning then becoming mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms early in the morning. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s near the lake and in the upper 70s inland. South winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms through around midnight...then chance of light rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Wednesday
Partly sunny with chance of light rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph shifting to the west after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy through around midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of light rain showers. Lows in the upper 50s.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Friday Night
Rain showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Saturday
Rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Much cooler. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy through around midnight then becoming partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of light rain. Lows in the mid 40s.
Sunday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of light rain. Highs in the upper 50s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy through around midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of light rain. Lows in the upper 40s.
Monday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of light rain showers. Highs in the upper 60s.
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