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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

3°C

38°F

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 33 km/h
Barometer 1029.0 mb (30.36 in)
Dewpoint -6°C (21°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-2°C (28°F)
Last update 23 Mar 10:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of sprinkles and flurries before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Isolated
    Sprinkles/Flurries

    High: 7 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 5 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Southwest wind around 15 km/h.

    Chance Rain

    High: 17 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 4. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Rain

    Low: 4 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 6. Northeast wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Rain

    High: 6 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 4. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 9. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 9 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind around 10 km/h.

    Chance Rain
    then Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 10.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 10 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of sprinkles and flurries before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tonight
A chance of rain and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Southwest wind around 15 km/h.
Friday Night
Rain, mainly after 8pm. Low around 4. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Saturday
Rain. High near 6. Northeast wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 4. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 9. Northeast wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind around 10 km/h.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 10.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 9.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 218 m)
10:38 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
11am CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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