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  • Still Snowing

    After heavy lake effect snow overnight, the forecast for Milwaukee, Waukesha and SE Wisconsin is for scattered light snow to continue throughout the afternoon and evening with an additional 1-2" of snow. The wind has diminished to 10-20 mph and highs will be in the mid 30s. A winter weather advisory in in effect until midnight for the lakefront counties until midnight.

  • Snowy & Windy!

    Low pressure stacked through the atmosphere will continue tracking to our East today. Little disturbances will pinwheel on the back side of the storm system keeping us cloudy with occasional snow. The accumulation will rapidly subside as we get past the early morning hours, though there could be an inch or two additional in some spots through Wednesday. Winds will continue to be very strong with gusts to 30 miles per hour leading to more blowing snow and reduced visibility. High temperatures won't fall too far from seasonal averages in the mid 30s. The last steady flakes should taper off tonight, but clouds will remain rather pesky through Thursday with a few snow showers still possible, too. Some sunshine should return by the end of the week with quiet conditions continuing into the weekend. Stay safe in the wind and snow and have a great Wednesday!

  • The winter storm continues tonight and fades on Wednesday...

    The Winter Storm Warnings and Winter Weather Advisories continue overnight and we will see between four and ten inches across much of the area by the time the storm is complete on Wednesday, especially in lakeside counties. Winds will continue with gusts to 35 miles per hour tonight and even though this will be a wet snow, such strong winds will create limited visibility at times. More snow should accumulate through the day on Wednesday leading to another slick morning commute for midweek, but with only an additional inch durin the daylight hours. Temperatures will remain near seasonal averages with highs in the middle thirties through Thursday with a slight cool down this weekend.

  • More Snow and Wind

    The forecast for Milwaukee, Waukesha, and SE Wisconsin is for strong NE winds up to 35 mph, highs in the mid 30s and snow and sleet to develop this afternoon with less than an inch of accumulation for the evening commute.

  • Sloppy Snow Soon!

    A strong low pressure center continues tracking in our direction from the Southwest. It's drawing up an abundance of moisture which should start producing snow as we progress toward mid afternoon. Look for periods of heavy wet snow continuing into the evening. Up to an inch of snow could lead to a slow evening commute. Winds will ramp up significantly with gusts to 35 miles per hour and even though this will be a "weightier" snow, such strong wind will create limited visibility at times. More snow should accumulate overnight and through the day on Wednesday leading to another slick morning commute for midweek. Temperatures will remain near seasonal averages with highs in the middle 30s through the period. Have a great Tuesday!

  • Another round of snow rolls into Milwaukee Tuesday afternoon...

    Tonight the clouds will rapidly increase, as will the winds. Low temperatures will be rather mild with temperatures in the mid to upper-twenties in most locations. Tuesday will be cloudy and seasonal and a bit windy as snow will develop by the afternoon with a dusting to a half inch of accumulation possible by the evening commute. The snow will continue into Tuesday night and Wednesday as the low pressure system pull away to our southeast. When all is said and done, SE Wisconisn will end up with 3-5 inches of snow near the lake from Milwaukee south to Kenosha, while the rest of the area gets either 1 to 3 inches well north and 2 to 4 inches everywhere else. A Winter Weather Advisory goes into effect at 3 pm on Tuesday afternoon for Milwaukee, Racine and Kenosha Counties.

  • Beautiful Monday...Snow Tuesday Night

    The forecast for Milwaukee, Waukesha and SE Wisconsin is for a beautiful Monday with sunshine, light wind and a high near 40. However, another huge winter storm is pounding the southern plains with more than a foot of snow from the Texas Panhandle to Kansas City. As the storm moves into the upper Midwest tonight, clouds and wind will increase with lows in the upper 20s.

  • Calm Before The Storm

    Our respite from Winter weather will be brief. After yesterday's bright blue skies, look for more of filtered sunshine in advance of the next storm system which will approach from the Southwest. Today will feature seasonal readings reaching the mid 30s. Tonight, the clouds will rapidly increase, as will the winds. Snow will develop by the afternoon on Tuesday with several inches of accumulation possible by the evening commute. The snow will continue into Tuesday night and Wednesday as the low pressure system pull away to our Northeast. When all is said and done, some locations could be digging out of 7 inches of snow with isolated higher amounts. Have a great Monday and a terrific work week!

  • Quiet Monday, Some Snow Tues-Weds.

    The southeast Wisconsin, Waukesha and Milwaukee forecast for the rest of your Sunday night will be quiet with clear to partly cloudy skies. With all the melting today and the cooling temperatures tonight, we could see a little freezing fog, but it shouldn't be a major problem. Overnight lows will bottom out in the upper-teens for our lakefront communities and Milwaukee temperatures and mid-teens for Waukesha's temperature and inland areas.

  • Nice Sunday

    Get ready for a beautiful February day in southeast Wisconsin with partly to mostly sunny skies, light winds and temperatures climbing just above freezing. High pressure slides eastward tonight, but skies will remain mostly clear to partly cloudy and as temperatures drop into the teens with light winds, some patchy fog or even freezing fog is possible. The cloud cover starts to increase on Monday ahead of our next weather-maker but it will still be a mild and dry day.

  • Quiet Sunday, Some Snow Tuesday

    The southeast Wisconsin, Waukesha and Milwaukee forecast for the rest of your Saturday night will be fairly quiet besides a few flurries or a stray snow shower. Overnight lows will bottom out in the upper-teens for our lakefront communities and Milwaukee temperatures and mid-teens for Waukesha's temperature and inland areas.

  • Snowflakes remain today, sunshine for Sunday

    Most locations picked up three to nearly five inches of snow from Friday's weather-maker and as it exits southeast Wisconsin we will be stuck with cloud cover today and a few flurries. This afternoon a brief period of light snow is possible as moisture wraps around the area of low pressure that is moving east but little accumulation is expected. Highs will be seasonally cool, near 30 degrees. Plenty of sunshine is expected for Sunday with temperatures rising into the low 30s, making it the better day out of the weekend.

  • A Quiet Weekend ahead before the next possible storm on Tuesday...

    Clouds will stick around for most of the night and there may be a few flurries or a brief snow shower also. Temperatures will mnot drop off much tonight as the clouds stick around, so expect low temperatures in the middle twenties. An upper low will linger just off to our East on Saturday causing lingering cloudiness and a chance for a few more flurries. Temperatures will be in the lower-thirties on Saturday, but jump a bit on Sunday with more sunshine. High pressure builds in by Sunday pushing the grey away and replacing it with sunshine and seasonal readings in the lower 30's.

  • Light Snow..Mild

    After 2-4" of snow late last night and early this morning, the forecast for Milwaukee, Waukesha and SE Wisconsin is for scattered flurries and light snow for the rest of the day with an additional inch or less of accumulation. Highs will be near 30 with a light wind...a very nice afternoon after the heavy snow and gusty winds this morning.

  • Wintery Mess!

    As expected we've already picked up a couple inches of snow during the overnight hours and the flakes will continue to fly through the first part of the morning commute. Look for plenty of blowing and drifting with strong winds early in the day. A dry slot swings into Southeast Wisconsin as the morning progresses providing a break from the steady snow, though some patchy freezing drizzle could continue causing slick spots. As the storm system departs we'll see the atmosphere re-saturate leading to additional periods of snow and snow showers with additional accumulations of an inch or two before tapering to flurries later this evening. An upper low will linger just off to our East on Saturday causing lingering cloudiness on Saturday. There may even be some snow showers or flurries, but nothing of consequence. High pressure builds in by Sunday pushing the grey away and replacing it with sunshine and seasonal readings in the low 30s. Stay safe in the snowy weather and have a great weekend!

  • Snow rolls in overnight for Milwaukee...

    The snow begins in earnest after 1am on Friday morning and by the morning commute we could already have between 2 to 4 inches of snow on the ground. The heaviest snowfall will beovernight buty light snow continues at times on Friday with another one to two inches possible through Friday evening. We could experience a period of freezing drizzle at times on Fridayas a warm front moves through south east Wisconsin. A quiet and seasonal weekend is on tap with off and on sunshine and high temperatures in the low-thirties as we await the next weather maker for early next week with a light rain or snow mix.

  • Snowy and Windy Night

    The forecast for Milwaukee, Waukesha and SE Wisconsin is for clouds and flurries this afternoon with highs in the mid 20s....the calm before the storm. The wind starts to increase this evening and light snow is possible after 9pm with just a dusting of accumulation by midnight. The Winter Weather Advisory is for the entire area from midnight until 6pm Friday. The wind will be gusting out of the east at 15-35 mph overnight and the snow will start to accumulate between midnight and 8am with 2-4" of snow on the ground by the morning commute. Scattered light snow continues throughout the day on Friday with an additional inch of accumulation to maybe two inches by 6pm. As temperatures get closer to freezing, some freezing drizzle might mix in with the snow as well.

  • Get The Shovels Ready!

    With high pressure departing and low pressure approaching from the Southwest, today promises to be a day of transition. Look for slightly more moderate mercury with readings rising into the 20s. Clouds will also increase through the day as moisture spreads into area. Some Lake Effect snow showers or flurries could pop up. Flakes will begin to fly everywhere through the evening hours and pick up in intensity overnight. Most locations can expect to see between 2 to 4 inches of snow on the ground by the Friday morning commute. After a period of freezing drizzle in the morning, snow will persist later in the day on Friday, though intensity will diminish as we pick up an additional inch or two before bidding farewell to this latest system. A quieter and seasonally chilly weekend is on tap as we await the next weather maker for early next week. Have a great Thursday!

  • Thursday will be the calm before the next snow storm....

    Skies start out clear early then partly cloudy skies late and temperatures will be cold. Overnight low temperatures will range from 12 degrees at the lakefront to 3 degrees well inland with wind chills down to five below zero. Thursday promises to be a period of transition as readings slowly rise and clouds gradually increase ahead of the next storm system with a few flurries late. That low pressure will approach from the Southwest and start spreading snow into Southern Wisconsin Thursday night into Friday with 3 to 5 inches of accumulation likely by Friday evening. A winter weather advisory beins at midnight Thursday and runs until 6 pm on Friday for all of southeast Wisconsin.

  • Cold Sunshine

    The forecast for Milwaukee, Waukesha and SE Wisconsin is for a lot of sun, but that is false advertising because it remains cold with highs near 20 and wind chills near 0 all day. Tonight will be clear and cold as lows drop back into the single digits with wind chills slightly below zero as the wind becomes light.

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