Severe Storms Expected Across Upper Midwest; Heat Advisories in the Plains

Strong to severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail, heavy rain, and a few tornadoes are expected across the Upper Mississippi Valley, which includes the Twin Cities metro area. Meanwhile, heat advisories are in effect across the central and southern Plains, including the Kansas City metro area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Overcast

83°F

28°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 9 Aug 5:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Milwaukee WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Milwaukee WI
 43.04°N 87.92°W (Elev. 600 ft)
5:38 pm CDT Aug 9, 2020
6pm CDT Aug 9, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 16, 2020
 
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