Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

38°F

3°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1007.4 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 12 Dec 7:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

Winter Weather Advisory until December 12, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until December 12, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Rain and snow before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain between 1pm and 2pm.  Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 36. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 38. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then rain.  Low around 33. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of rain before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 40. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain and snow before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain between 1pm and 2pm. Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 36. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then rain. Low around 33. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of rain before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. North wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 40. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
7:40 am CST Dec 12, 2018
8am CST Dec 12, 2018-6pm CST Dec 18, 2018
 
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