Flooding Lingers Across the Northeast; Fire Weather Concerns Continue Out West

Although the heaviest rainfall has ended, significant flooding continues across parts of New York and Pennsylvania. Heavy rainfall may also lead to localized flash flooding across Central parts of the country. Across the west, dry thunderstorms with locally strong winds could lead to dust storms or new fire starts this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Partly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 15 Aug 1:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Cloudy then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers after 5am.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers after 5am. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
1:08 am CDT Aug 15, 2018
2am CDT Aug 15, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 21, 2018
 
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