Storms in the Plains; Heat Wave to Begin in the Northern Tier

A slow moving weather system will bring potential for scattered strong to severe storms with damaging wind and hail with areas of locally heavy rain in the South and Central Plains through Monday. A heat wave is expected to begin across the Northern Plains, Upper Midwest, and northern Great Basin with temperatures reaching over 20 degrees above normal in some areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Fog/Mist

56°F

13°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 16 May 3:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW West Milwaukee WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of drizzle.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of drizzle. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW West Milwaukee WI
 43.02°N 88.01°W (Elev. 748 ft)
4:09 am CDT May 16, 2021
4am CDT May 16, 2021-6pm CDT May 22, 2021
 
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