Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow For the West Coast; Lake Effect Snow in the Great Lakes

A series of Pacific storms will deliver multiple rounds of heavy rain and mountain snow Wednesday into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. There is an elevated concern for flash flooding, mudslides and debris flows near wildfire burn scars in California. A weak storm system will cross the Great Lakes Wednesday with accumulating Lake Effect snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Overcast

32°F

0°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed N 13 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1023.2 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 21 Nov 5:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 44. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain, mainly after midnight.  Low around 39. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West wind around 10 mph.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 44. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Rain, mainly after midnight. Low around 39. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before 3am, then rain and snow likely between 3am and 5am, then snow likely after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
5:09 am CST Nov 21, 2018
6am CST Nov 21, 2018-6pm CST Nov 27, 2018
 
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