Major Heat Wave Expected for Two-Thirds of the U.S.

A dangerous and widespread summer heat wave is expected through this upcoming weekend across much of the Central and Eastern U.S. A large dome of high pressure will allow high temperatures to surge into the 90s and 100s in many locations, while heat indices will top 100 and approach 110 degrees or higher. There also will be no relief at night, as low temperatures remain in the upper 70s and 80s. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kenosha, Kenosha Regional Airport (KENW)

Lat: 42.6°NLon: 87.94°WElev: 741ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 16 Jul 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Salem WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 95. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 95. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny and hot, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Salem WI
 42.59°N 88.13°W (Elev. 820 ft)
7:09 pm CDT Jul 16, 2019
8pm CDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 23, 2019
 
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