Major Hurricane Lane Nudging Closer to Hawaii; Locally Heavy Rain in Southwest; Air Quality Issues in Northwest

Major Hurricane Lane continues to inch closer to Hawaii with Hurricane Warning in effect for Hawaii County, Hurricane Watches for Maui County and Oahu and a flash flood watch for all of Hawaii. Meanwhile, monsoon moisture may produce locally heavy rain and flash flooding in the Four Corners. Finally, air quality concerns persist across the Northwest with smoke from ongoing western wildfires. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 1:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
1:37 am CDT Aug 22, 2018
2am CDT Aug 22, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2018
 
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