Get Set For Stormy Stretch After Sunny, Seasonable Memorial Day

Muggy, Warm Today, Sun-filled Memorial Day Monday

Few strong storms possible this evening

Tomorrow is the highest concern with severe weather with storms redeveloping in the afternoon/evening. Expect more sunshine on Wednesday and partly cloudy skies on Thursday.

After the storms move out of the area in the morning, Memorial Day will be dry with partly sunny skies and highs near 85 degrees. Highs will climb to the low 90s tomorrow. Overnight, it's partly cloudy and warm, with lows in the mid-60s to near 70.

The rain will leave us with a cool start for Tuesday. South wind around 5 miles per hour becoming calm after midnight. There will be some sun during the day, with more showers possible after 2 p.m. until about 8 p.m.

High-temperature records were broken or tied across the eastern portion of the country on Sunday and Saturday.

As a warm front approaches from the south, the potential for severe weather increases through our area, especially for this afternoon. "Between about 1 and 3 o'clock this afternoon, more showers and storms will develop in eastern Iowa and move to the east into IL".

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A higher severe threat for Memorial Day
Don't forget that sunscreen today with the UV Index reaching a 9, meaning only 15 minutes before the sun begins to burn your skin. If you are going to the Memorial Day Parade in Milwaukee that kicks off at 2 p.m. bring the jacket and the umbrella.

Severe weather is not expected with these storms.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

Even if we have to dodge a brief shower or storm, today's somewhat reduced heat and humidity are welcome.

After this morning's storms, we are seeing a nice break in the rainfall this afternoon.

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