Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

A Few Clouds

68°F

20°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed E 17 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1023.6 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Sep 8:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 73. East wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light south wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 73. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light south wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
8:26 am CDT Sep 18, 2021
9am CDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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