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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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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

24°C

76°F

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed SE 20 km/h
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 13°C (55°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (78°F)
Last update 28 May 4:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Milwaukee WI

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 10 °C

  • Saturday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 12 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 6 °C

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday Night
Periods of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 10. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. Breezy, with a north wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northeast wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 13. Northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6. East wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Milwaukee WI
 43.07°N 87.97°W (Elev. 218 m)
3:37 pm CDT May 28, 2015
5pm CDT May 28, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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