More Heavy Rain and Severe Thunderstorms Forecast for Central U.S. Wednesday Night into Thursday

Parts of Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri which saw 3+ inches of rain to begin this week are forecast to see potentially another inch or more Wednesday night as another front sets up over the area. Along with the heavy rain, severe thunderstorms will again be possible with large hail the main threat. Severe thunderstorms will then take aim on parts of the Southern Plains and Northeast Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

47°F

8°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 22 May 2:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then showers likely.  Low around 46. East wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then showers likely. Low around 46. East wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
3:09 pm CDT May 21, 2019
3am CDT May 22, 2019-6pm CDT May 28, 2019
 
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