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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Mostly Cloudy

48°F

9°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1023.1 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 20 May 5:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 4pm, then showers after 4pm.  Patchy fog after 10am. High near 52. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 7pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 4pm, then showers after 4pm. Patchy fog after 10am. High near 52. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 715 ft)
5:39 pm CDT May 20, 2018
6pm CDT May 20, 2018-6pm CDT May 27, 2018
 
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