Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Midwest and Plains

Severe storms and heavy rains are likely in the Upper Midwest and Plains through this evening. A long duration heat wave will build across the West through next week with excessive heat watches/warnings in effect from the Southwest to Northwest. TS Josephine is forecast to pass well north of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands while TS Kyle is forecast to move quickly away from land this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Fair

23°C

73°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1014.1 mb (29.96 in)
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 14 Aug 10:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between noon and 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 29. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. West wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 26. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between noon and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind around 10 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 29. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. West wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 26. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 218 m)
8:25 pm CDT Aug 14, 2020
11pm CDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 21, 2020
 
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