Severe Thunderstorms in the Central U.S. Today; Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms will be possible today and Thursday across parts of the central Plains into the Upper Midwest and mid Mississippi Valley. Damaging winds, large hail and flooding should be the main threats. A record-breaking and dangerous heatwave is coming to the West. Dozens of daily high temperature records could be broken starting this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kenosha, Kenosha Regional Airport (KENW)

Lat: 42.6°NLon: 87.94°WElev: 741ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed SW 16 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 23 Jun 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Salem WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Salem WI
 42.59°N 88.13°W (Elev. 820 ft)
3:25 pm CDT Jun 23, 2021
4pm CDT Jun 23, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 30, 2021
 
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