The forecast for Milwaukee, Waukesha and SE Wisconsin is for gusty winds, very warm temperatures and rising humidity. Highs will be in the upper 70s along the lake to near 90 west of Waukesha. SSE winds will be gusting up to 40mph this afternoon and a Wind Advisory is in effect for most of SE Wisconsin from 2pm until 8pm this afternoon. Milwaukee, Ozaukee and Sheboygan counties are not included in advisory, but winds will still be over 30 mph....the stronger gusts will be inland.
Clouds and storms will move in late this evening and tonight as a cold front moves through the state. SE Wisconsin is under a slight risk of severe storms with the main threat being damaging winds. The storms will move out after 1am and you will wake up to sunshine and lows in the 50s.
Friday looks great with sunshine, highs in the 70s and a light breeze. The light wind will allow a lake breeze to develop and temps will cool into the lower 60s along the lake.
A warm front will bring scattered showers and storms Friday night and Saturday with highs in the lower 70s. That front will clear out the clouds for Sunday and highs will be in the lower 80s along the lake and lower 90s inland..it will be humid and breezy as well.
The cold front arrives on Memorial Day with a chance for storms in the afternoon with highs in the lower 80s. It will be a warm holiday weekend, but there will be scattered storms Saturday and Monday.
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY FOR ALL OF SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN EXCEPT MILWAUKEE, OZAUKEE, AND SHEBOYGAN COUNTIES FROM 2:00PM THIS AFTERNOON UNTIL 8:00PM THIS EVENING...WIND GUSTS COULD REACH OR EXCEED 45MPH
TODAY: Mostly sunny and hazy, very windy, warm and more humid
High: Near 86
Wind: SSE 15-30 mph gusting to 40 mph
TONIGHT: Increasing clouds, windy, and warm with showers and thunderstorms developing
Wind: WSW decreasing to 10-15 mph
FRIDAY: Mostly sunny to partly cloudy and warm
High: 73 Lakefront...78 Waukesha
Wind: WSW...becoming E 5-10 mph
FRI NIGHT: Becoming mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms developing
Wind: SSE 5-15 mph
SATURDAY: Partly cloudy and warm with scattered afternoon showers and thunderstorms
High: 71 Lakefront...80 Waukesha
Wind: E 5-10 mph
SUNDAY: Mostly sunny, hazy, hot and humid
Highs: 85 Lakefront...93 Inland
Wind: SSW 10-15 mph