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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Fair

12°C

53°F

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed W 19 km/h
Barometer 1003.7 mb (29.64 in)
Dewpoint 6°C (43°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill9°C (49°F)
Last update 23 Feb 2:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear early, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. West wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northeast 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Cloudy

    High: 6 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm.  Patchy fog after 9pm. Low around 2. Northeast wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after noon.  Areas of fog before 7am. High near 8. Northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 8 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 4am, then a chance of snow and freezing rain between 4am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Wintry Mix

    Low: -2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely before 8am, then snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 8am and 10am, then snow likely after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 0. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Chance Snow

    High: 0 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. West wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 2. Southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 2 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear early, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. West wind around 10 km/h.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northeast 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm. Patchy fog after 9pm. Low around 2. Northeast wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Friday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after noon. Areas of fog before 7am. High near 8. Northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 4am, then a chance of snow and freezing rain between 4am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Snow likely before 8am, then snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 8am and 10am, then snow likely after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 0. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. West wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 2. Southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 4.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Rain. Low around 2. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 6. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 218 m)
1:38 am CST Feb 23, 2017
3am CST Feb 23, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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