Warmup with more snow coming
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MILWAUKEE - The southeast Wisconsin, Waukesha and Milwaukee forecast for the rest of your Thursday could have a few lake effect snow showers or flurries for a few of our lakefront communities this afternoon.
A little, light accumulation is possible in those areas, but the main batch of snow moves in overnight tonight into Friday. Our highs today will top out in the upper-teens.
Tonight looks okay for most of us through the evening. Overnight, the main batch of snow rolls into the area.
Most of us will see 1-2" by Friday morrning and it will still be snowing on Friday morning.
Overnight lows will be in mid-teens for our lakefront communities and Milwaukee temperatures, and low-teens for our inland areas and Waukesha temperatures.
Snow will continue on Friday morning. This could cause a few problems for your morning commute. another inch or less will fall through the morning until this tapers off.
This brings the total accumulation out of this around 2-3" for most of us, though 1-2" further to the southwest. This snow will be light, fluffy and easy to move around. Highs Friday will top out in the upper-20's.
Friday night looks quiet and still a bit chilly with overnight lows around 10 for our lakefront communities and Milwaukee temperatures, and low single-digits for our inland areas and Waukesha temperatures.
Saturday will be mostly sunny and quiet with highs in the mid-20's.
Sunday, we'll see a chance of light snow with highs around 30.
We should make it into the 40's by next Tuesday with a chance of rain.
Thursday's Storm Team 4Cast from Michael Fish:
Today: Increasing clouds with a chance of a flurry or snow shower this afternoon mainly along Lake Michigan.
Wind: Becoming SE 5-10 MPH.
Tonight: Snow developing, mainly after midnight. 1-2".
Lows: 15 lakefront... 12 Waukesha and inland.
Wind: SSE 5-10 MPH.
Friday: Light snow tapering off. An additional 1" or less bringing totals of 2-3" and 1-2" to the southwest.
Wind: Bec.W 10-15 MPH.
Friday night: Decreasing cloudiness.
Lows: 10 lakefront... 3 Waukesha and inland.
Wind: NW 10-15 MPH.
Saturday: Mostly sunny.
Wind: NW 5-10 MPH.
Sunday: A chance of light snow.