Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Fair

42°F

6°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 3 Mar 12:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE West Milwaukee WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then a chance of rain after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Northeast wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday
A chance of rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then a chance of rain after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Northeast wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE West Milwaukee WI
 43.02°N 87.89°W (Elev. 577 ft)
12:26 am CST Mar 3, 2024
1am CST Mar 3, 2024-6pm CST Mar 9, 2024
 
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