Significant Winter Storm to Impact the Western U.S into Tuesday; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the Southern High Plains

A strong winter storm will continue to progress into the Northern Rockies and Great Basin, bringing heavy mountain snow and strong winds through Tuesday. Heavy snow combined with strong winds will produce near-blizzard conditions, with snow rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour. Dry, gusty winds will create widespread critical fire weather conditions in the southern High Plains through Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Waukesha County Airport (KUES)

Lat: 43.04°NLon: 88.25°WElev: 886ft.

Fair

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.85 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 1:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Waukesha WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain before 3am, then rain and snow. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers then
    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow and freezing rain before noon, then a slight chance of snow and sleet.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 24 by 10am. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Blustery.
    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Slight Chance
    Snow/Sleet

    High: 28 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Rain before 3am, then rain and snow. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 24. Blustery, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday
A chance of snow and freezing rain before noon, then a slight chance of snow and sleet. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 24 by 10am. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Blustery, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Breezy.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Waukesha WI
 43.01°N 88.24°W (Elev. 922 ft)
1:57 am CST Feb 26, 2024
2am CST Feb 26, 2024-6pm CST Mar 3, 2024
 
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