Winter Storm Wanes in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains; Severe Weather Threat in Central U.S.

The snow and high winds along the Sierra Nevada and the Intermountain West is gradually waning. The threat of wildfires persist in the High Plains. Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible in portions of the Southern Great Plains into the Lower/Mid-Mississippi Valley on Monday, in addition to locally heavy rain in the central Gulf Coast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

A Few Clouds

47°F

8°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 Mar 4:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

West Milwaukee WI

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then showers likely.  Low around 39. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 46. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then showers likely. Low around 39. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 46. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Rain likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
West Milwaukee WI
 43°N 87.98°W (Elev. 689 ft)
4:57 am CST Mar 4, 2024
5am CST Mar 4, 2024-6pm CDT Mar 10, 2024
 
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