Winter Storm Impacting the Central and Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm Moves into the West

A strengthening winter storm with trailing cold front will continue to progress across the central U.S. today then the eastern U.S. on Wednesday. Areas of heavy snow, severe thunderstorms, record high temperatures, high winds, and critical fire weather are expected due to the storm. Another storm system is likely to spread heavy rain and snow with strong winds across the West later this week. Read More >

7-Day Forecast 43.07°N 87.97°W (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Milwaukee WI
Issued by: National Weather Service Milwaukee, WI
Last Update: 1:10 pm CST Feb 27, 2024
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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny




    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 2am, then snow showers likely after 2am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Windy, with a southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest 15 to 25 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Windy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 9am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 27. Windy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy then
    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: 27 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 17. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear




    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy


    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy



    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy



    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny




    High: 58 °F



  • This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 2am, then snow showers likely after 2am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Windy, with a southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest 15 to 25 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 9am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 27. Windy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 17. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Windy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy.

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy.

    Monday: Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.



    Milwaukee WI
     43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)

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