Tuesday, May 14, 2013
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Waukesha County until 9:30 p.m. Tuesday.
A little warm weather, and severe weather season is here. The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Waukesha County and Milwaukee County until 9:30 p.m. Thursday. Storms in eastern Jefferson County and western Waukesha County are moving east at 45 mph. The greatest hazards with these storms appear to be wind, with 60 mph gusts and penny sized hail featured with the storms, according to Patch's media partners at WISN 12. Be aware of changing conditions, and stay tuned to local media for additional updates.
Monday, December 3, 2012
Things could get ugly tonight in southern Wisconsin and the National Weather Service says storms are a brewing, and they aren't ruling out a potential tornado.
Batten down the hatches tonight southern Wisconsin. According to the National Weather Service: An isolated threat for strong to severe storms with damaging winds and perhaps a brief tornado exists for southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois this evening. The primary threat is for damaging straight-line winds, but a brief tornado can't be ruled out according the The Storm Predication Center in Norman, OK. Unseasonably warm and humid air pushed north into southern Wisconsin in the early afternoon hours of December 3, 2012, which set the stage for thunderstorms. Here is the story: The Storm Prediction Center. Severe weather spotters should send severe weather reports via E-spotter, telephone, or Twitter. However, we may miss a report via …
Monday, September 17, 2012
Milwaukee, Waukesha and Walworth counties could see high winds, hail associated with storms.
We've been bracing for a big change in temperatures today, but the approaching cold front is also setting off a line of storms, and some have become severe. The National Weather Service has posted warnings for the following counties until 4 p.m. Monday: Southern Milwaukee County Southern Waukesha County Walworth County The storms could pack a punch, including winds reaching 60 m.p.h. and as large as quarter-size hail. After the line moves through the state, temperatures are expected to plummet from the mid 70s to about 60, with lows tonight expected in the 40s.
Thursday, May 3, 2012
After thunderstorms — including hail in some parts of southeastern Wisconsin — rain remains in forecast for Brookfield through Sunday.
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Thursday, May 3, 2012
After thunderstorms — including hail in some parts of southeastern Wisconsin — rain remains in forecast for Brookfield through Sunday. The Brookfield forecast calls for a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms Friday, Saturday and Sunday with less humid highs about 64, 59 and 60. Sunday evening the rain chance rises to 60 percent. The National Weather Service on Thursday issued a severe thunderstorm watch for much of southeastern Wisconsin, including Waukesha. A watch indicates that conditions are ripe for the development of thunderstorms that have the potential of becoming severe. An approaching front that will cool temps into the remainder of the week has been triggering strong and severe storms, and our area could see such …