Sat, 25 May: A 20 percent chance of showers, with Hazards – L: 62°, H: 79°

Milwaukee’s forecast for today, created at 5:16 AM on Saturday, the 25th of May. Overnight, a 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a steady temperature around 62. Then, Saturday, a 20 percent chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 79. Saturday Night, a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Then later, Sunday, partly sunny, with a high near 62. Sunrise today will be at 5:19 am and the sun will set at 8:18 pm.

There is one local weather hazard at the time of this report. Here’s that local weather hazard.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central Wisconsin, south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. Day one. Today and Tonight. Isolated thunderstorms are possible especially in far southern Wisconsin. Days two through seven. Sunday through Friday. Thunderstorms are likely on Monday and Tuesday and there is again the potential that they could be strong to severe. There is a chance for thunderstorms going into Wednesday. Spotter information statement. Spotter reports may be needed Monday through Tuesday.

See you tomorrow!

Fri, 24 May: Showers and thunderstorms likely, with Hazards – H: 57°, L: 50°⇑

Today’s Milwaukee Wisconsin weather outlook, reported at 5:16 AM on Friday, the 24th of May. Today, showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Then later, Tonight, a chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Temperature falling to near 50 by 9pm, then rising to around 65 during the remainder of the night. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible. Saturday, showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Then later, Saturday Night, a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Sunrise today will be at 5:20 am and the sun will set at 8:17 pm.

There are 2 local weather hazards at the time of this report. Here are those local weather hazards.

Flood Watch. Periods of Heavy Rainfall Expected Tonight. Flash flood watch in effect from this evening through saturday morning. The National Weather Service in Milwaukee/Sullivan has issued a. Flash Flood Watch for portions of south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin, including the following areas, in south central Wisconsin, Dane, Green, Iowa, Lafayette, and Rock. In southeast Wisconsin, Jefferson, Kenosha, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, Walworth, Washington, and Waukesha. From this evening through Saturday morning. Showers and thunderstorms are expected to impact portions of southernmost Wisconsin tonight. These storms will be capable of producing heavy rainfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour, primarily south of a line from Mineral Point to Madison to Port Washington. Runoff from this heavy rainfall may result in areas of flash flooding, along with additional rises on area rivers. Precautionary/preparedness actions. A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central Wisconsin, south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. Day one. Today and Tonight. Scattered thunderstorms are expected across southern Wisconsin this morning. Periods of thunderstorms will roll through the area again from late afternoon through the overnight hours. Severe thunderstorms are possible with large hail, damaging winds and a tornado all valid threats. Heavy rain is expected at times and a Flash Flood Watch is in effect. Days two through seven. Saturday through Thursday. Thunderstorms are likely on Monday and they could be strong. There is a chance for thunderstorms again Tuesday through Wednesday. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation may be needed on this afternoon and evening. Rainfall and flooding reports are appreciated at any time during the periods of heavier rainfall through the weekend into mid week.

Stay tuned for weather updates since the weather’s always changing.

Thu, 23 May: Mostly sunny – H: 71°, L: 49°

Milwaukee’s weather forecast for today, created at 5:16 AM on Thursday, the 23rd of May. Today, mostly sunny, with a high near 71. And then, Tonight, partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Friday, a chance of showers between 8am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Then later, Friday Night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Sunrise today will be at 5:21 am and the sun will set at 8:16 pm. See you tomorrow!

Wed, 22 May: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, with Hazards – L: 44°, H: 73°

Today’s weather forecast for Milwaukee Wisconsin, reported at 5:15 AM on Wednesday, the 22nd of May. Overnight, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Then, Wednesday, scattered showers, mainly before 7am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Wednesday Night, scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Next, Thursday, sunny, with a high near 73. Sunrise today will be at 5:21 am and the sun will set at 8:15 pm.

There are 3 local weather hazards at the time of this report. Here are those local weather hazards.

Special weather statement. Very Gusty Winds Expected As Rain Ends. Surface observations across parts of northern Illinois and in southwest Wisconsin have shown a brief period of gusty winds over the past hour behind the rain. Locations can expect wind gusts of 40 to 50 MPH as showers come to an end over the next several hours.

Lakeshore Hazard Message. Beach hazards statement remains in effect until 1 pm Central Daylight Time this afternoon. High wave action. Large waves and dangerous currents are expected. Conditions are life threatening. Strong structural currents. Expected. Strong longshore currents. Expected. Rip currents. Possible. Location. Beaches from Milwaukee to Kenosha. Beaches with particularly dangerous conditions include. Atwater Beach in Village of Shorewood. Bayview Beach in Milwaukee. Doctors Beach in the Village of Fox Point. Big Bay Beach in the Village of Whitefish Bay. Mckinley Beach in Milwaukee. Grant Park Beach in Milwaukee. Bender Beach in Oak Creek. Shoop Park Beach in Racine. Parkway Beach in Racine. North Beach in Racine. Wind Point Lighthouse Beach in Racine. Simmons Island Beach in Kenosha. Precautionary/preparedness actions. Structural currents form along piers where longshore currents and wave action flow into the structure. Structural currents can sweep you out into deeper water along the pier structure. Roughly 20 percent of those that fall in cold water die in the first minute of immersion due to cold water shock. Always wear a life vest and consider cold water protection gear. Cold water can kill.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central Wisconsin, south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. Day one. Today and Tonight. There is a high swim risk along Lake Michigan through the afternoon. Stay away from dangerous areas like piers, breakwalls and river outlets. There is a slight chance for thunderstorms tonight. Days two through seven. Thursday through Tuesday. There are chances for thunderstorms at times this week into the weekend. There is a chance for a strong to severe thunderstorm on Friday. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation may be needed on Friday.

Stay tuned for weather updates since the weather’s always changing.

Tue, 21 May: A 40 percent chance of showers, with Hazards – H: 48°, L: 43°

Today’s Milwaukee Wisconsin weather conditions, as of 5:16 AM on Tuesday, the 21st of May. Today, a 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 48. Next, Tonight, showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Wednesday, a 40 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Looking ahead, Wednesday Night, a 30 percent chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Sunrise today will be at 5:22 am and the sun will set at 8:14 pm.

There is one local weather hazard at the time of this report. Here’s that local weather hazard.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central Wisconsin, south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. Day one. Today and Tonight. Very windy conditions may develop over south central Wisconsin this afternoon into the early evening due to strong low pressure over the Great Plains. There is a slight chance for thunderstorms tonight. Days two through seven. Wednesday through Monday. There are chances for thunderstorms at times this week into the weekend. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed.

Stay tuned for weather updates since the weather’s always changing.

Mon, 20 May: Areas of drizzle before 8am – H: 52°, L: 43°

Milwaukee’s forecast for today, created at 6:31 AM on Monday, the 20th of May. Today, areas of drizzle before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Then later, Tonight, partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Tuesday, a 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Then, Tuesday Night, a slight chance of showers before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 4am, then showers likely after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Sunrise today will be at 5:23 am and the sun will set at 8:13 pm. See you tomorrow!

Mon, 20 May: Patchy drizzle – L: 43°, H: 52°

Today’s forcast for Milwaukee Wisconsin, as of 5:15 AM on Monday, the 20th of May. Overnight, patchy drizzle. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Looking ahead, Monday, mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Monday Night, partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Then, Tuesday, a 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Sunrise today will be at 5:23 am and the sun will set at 8:13 pm. Stay tuned for weather updates since the weather’s always changing.

Sun, 19 May: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, with Hazards – L: 43°, H: 67°

Today’s weather conditions for Milwaukee Wisconsin, created at 5:15 AM on Sunday, the 19th of May. Overnight, showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog. Low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Looking ahead, Sunday, showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before 11am. High near 67. Breezy, with a southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Sunday Night, a 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Then, Monday, partly sunny, with a high near 57. Sunrise today will be at 5:24 am and the sun will set at 8:12 pm.

There is one local weather hazard at the time of this report. Here’s that local weather hazard.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central Wisconsin, south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. Day one. Today and Tonight. There is a Marginal Risk for severe thunderstorms over southeast Wisconsin from late this morning into the afternoon with the passage of a cold front. Damaging winds and large hail is the threat. Westerly winds will gust to 30 to 35 mph after the passage of the cold front. Days two through seven. Monday through Saturday. There are chances for thunderstorms Tuesday and Tuesday night. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation may be needed today.

Stay tuned for weather updates since the weather’s always changing.

Sat, 18 May: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with Hazards – L: 42°, H: 64°

Milwaukee’s weather forecast for today, as of 5:16 AM on Saturday, the 18th of May. Overnight, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 42. Then later, Saturday, a chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Saturday Night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 4am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4am. Patchy fog before 1am, then patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Next, Sunday, showers and thunderstorms likely before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Sunrise today will be at 5:25 am and the sun will set at 8:11 pm.

There is one local weather hazard at the time of this report. Here’s that local weather hazard.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central Wisconsin, south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. Day one. Today and Tonight. Thunderstorms and heavy rain are likely especially tonight. There is a small threat for flash flooding mainly over south central Wisconsin. There is also a Marginal Risk for severe thunderstorms. Days two through seven. Sunday through Friday. Scattered to numerous thunderstorms will continue for Sunday but ending late in the day. Repeated heavy rainfall across southern Wisconsin through Sunday may result in areal flooding and rises in river levels. There remains a small threat for flash flooding. There are chances for thunderstorms Tuesday night. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation may be needed this weekend. Heavy rainfall reports are appreciated.

Stay tuned for weather updates since the weather’s always changing.

Fri, 17 May: A slight chance of showers, with Hazards – H: 48°, L: 45°

Milwaukee’s forecast for today, as of 5:15 AM on Friday, the 17th of May. Today, a slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Looking ahead, Tonight, a chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Saturday, a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Next, Saturday Night, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible. Sunrise today will be at 5:26 am and the sun will set at 8:10 pm.

There are 2 local weather hazards at the time of this report. Here are those local weather hazards.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central Wisconsin, south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. Day one. Today and Tonight. There is a chance for thunderstorms today and tonight. The overall severe threat is on the low end, though a storm or two could have some large hail and damaging winds. Days two through seven. Saturday through Thursday. The chance for thunderstorms will continue through Sunday, with a marginal risk for severe thunderstorms again both Saturday and Sunday. Repeated heavy rainfall across southern Wisconsin through Sunday evening may result in areal flooding and rises in river levels. Some flash flooding could be possible Saturday as well. Chances for thunderstorms return later Tuesday into Tuesday night. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation may be needed at times into Sunday evening.

Hydrologic Outlook. Hydrologic Outlook National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI 411 AM Central Daylight Time Fri May 17 2019. Rounds of heavy rainfall to affect southern wisconsin through sunday. Several periods of heavy rainfall are expected across southern Wisconsin this weekend. The main periods of showers and thunderstorms producing heavy rainfall are Saturday afternoon and evening, and later Saturday night into Sunday morning. Through Sunday, many areas of southern Wisconsin will have received between 1 and 2. inches of additional rainfall with the heaviest amounts in south central Wisconsin. Rainfall on Thursday was mostly between one quarter and one half inch across southern Wisconsin, with a few spots around Mineral Point and Darlington possibly picking up around one inch. The heavy rainfall may cause areal flooding and localized flash flooding over the weekend, and river stage rises on local rivers. Some rivers may rise to above flood stage by Sunday, continuing into early next week. If enjoying any recreational activities including camping near southern Wisconsin rivers this weekend, stay aware of the latest forecast and radar information.

See you tomorrow!