Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Strong Winter Storm to Impact Portions of Plains and Midwest This Weekend

A strong winter storm will track from the southern High Plains to the Great Lakes this weekend. Blizzard conditions are forecast across many states from the Rockies to the Upper Midwest. Travel will be difficult, if not impossible, in these areas due to heavy snow combined with these strong winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Milwaukee, General Mitchell International Airport (KMKE)

Lat: 42.96°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 722ft.

Mostly Cloudy

11°C

51°F

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed S 7 km/h
Barometer 1012.3 mb (29.88 in)
Dewpoint 1°C (33°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill9°C (49°F)
Last update 20 Jan 1:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 9. Calm wind.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 9 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 0 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 9am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 4. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 4 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Low around 2. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Rain

    Low: 2 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain before noon, then showers likely after noon.  High near 6. East wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming southeast 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Rain then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 6 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers likely before midnight, then rain and snow showers likely between midnight and 1am, then snow showers likely after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around -3. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest 20 to 25 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: -3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -2. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: -2 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -3.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -3 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 9. Calm wind.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Calm wind.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 9am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 4. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 2. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday
Rain before noon, then showers likely after noon. High near 6. East wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming southeast 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Monday Night
Rain showers likely before midnight, then rain and snow showers likely between midnight and 1am, then snow showers likely after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around -3. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -2. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -3.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 3.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 218 m)
1:24 pm CST Jan 20, 2018
2pm CST Jan 20, 2018-6pm CST Jan 26, 2018
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database