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UPDATE: Yep it’s snowing

The first snow of the season that is expected to accumulate is falling in Western Kenosha County as of about 8:40 a.m. Flakes falling in Paddock Lake are pretty spaced out so far. The National Weather Service forecast for the snow hasn’t changed much. Between 1 to 3 inches of accumulation are expected. A winter […]

Increased amount of snow in Sunday forecast; winter weather advisory issued

The National Weather Service has increased the amount of snow in the Sunday forecast for Western Kenosha County. The forecast now calls for 1 to 3 inches of snow, with the bulk of snow coming between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. NWS has issued a winter weather advisory in effect from 7 a.m. to 6 […]

Snow in forecast for Sunday

The first accumulating snow of the season is in the latest, local National Weather Service forecast for Sunday. The precipitation will start out as snow and then become snow/rain. We could get one inch on the ground between 6 a.m. and 5 p.m.

40s — even 50s — return to the weather forecast

Unseasonably warm high temperatures are returning this week to the National Weather Service forecast for Western Kenosha County. Monday’s high may reach 49, Tuesday’s 53, Wednesday’s 45 and Thursday’s 41. The wettest period looks to be Monday and Monday night. Rain is a virtual certainty starting this afternoon about 1 p.m. and continuing through 10 […]

Wind advisory issued

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for an area of Wisconsin including Western Kenosha County. The advisory is in effect until 6 p.m. The advisory says we could see sustained winds of 20-25 mph and gusts up to 40 mph. Driving may be more difficult in high profile vehicles and look out for […]

Couple of warm days left

Thursday and Friday look to continue to be unseasonably warm, before temps take a dip into cold territory this weekend, says the latest, local National Weather Service forecast. Friday night and Saturday, there might even be some snow. Thursday’s high temperature could reach 69 and Friday’s 65, but temperatures are also expected to start diving […]

Fog this morning

The latest, local National Weather Service forecast is calling for patchy fog Tuesday morning. Fog could be dense in some areas. It is expected to break-up by about 10 a.m. Otherwise, Tuesday should be another unseasonably warm day with a high of 56.

Warm, clear weather to continue this week

Warmer weather than is typical for mid November is in the National Weather Service forecast for our area for this week. The temperature late in the afternoon Monday was 58 at Kenosha Regional Airport and highs in the mid to high 50s are expected for Tuesday and Wednesday. Thursday and Friday should see highs in the low […]

Temp to drop into 20s Friday night

The temperature is expected to be firmly below freezing Friday night for the first time this season. Friday night’s low temperature is expected to dip to 27 degrees. If you’ve been thinking this is a little overdue you would be right. The National Weather Service, based on Milwaukee data, says this is one of the latest dates […]

Dry trick or treat forecast then warm Tuesday; wet Wednesday

Trick or treat for this afternoon and evening looks to be dry and of average Halloween temperature, says the latest local National Weather Service forecast. Monday’s high should be 59 with no chance of rain. Temps during the trick or treat hours of 4 to 7 p.m. in Salem, Twin Lakes, Bristol, Paddock Lake and […]

Wheatland trick or treat forecast : Mostly cloudy and 54

Trick or treat in Wheatland Sunday looks to be dry, mostly cloudy with a high of 54, according to the latest local National Weather Service forecast for New Munster. There may be some drizzle this morning, but that is expected to end by about 10 a.m. Wheatland designated trick or treat hours are Sunday from 2 […]

50s this week; rain in the middle

Sunday was a nice way to start the week, wasn’t it? High temperature of 70 degrees. Sunny. Well forget that. The rest of this week there will be highs in the 50s along with a rainy Wednesday, says the latest local National Weather Service forecast. The one exception will be Friday where the forecast currently calls for the […]

Frost advisory issued

The National Weather Service has issued a frost advisory for Friday morning. Temperatures could be as low as 34 degrees, resulting in patchy frost. Sensitive plants left outdoors may be killed if not protected. But Friday should be the start of a warm-up that will see a high in the low 60s Friday and then 70s through Tuesday. […]

Lows in the 30s Wednesday and Thursday nights

Lows will be cold tonight, even if not cold enough to trigger a formal freeze or frost warning The latest, local National Weather Service forecast is calling for a low of 36 Wednesday and 37 Thursday. The forecast stops short of a warning or advisory, but does say there may be some patchy frost Thursday morning. Thursday […]

Low temp Friday night below 40; patchy frost Saturday a.m.

The low for Friday night in the latest local National Weather Service forecast for our area might make you want to consider turning on the furnace. Friday nigh’s low is excepted to dip to 37. That trend will continue somewhat for the weekend with lows of 43 and 48 for Saturday and Sunday. High temps on Monday […]

Thunderstorms likely again in wee hours of Friday

At about 9 p.m., many of us in Western Kenosha County have already had some rain and thunder Thursday, but another round of showers or storms is likely between 2 and 4 a.m. Friday, says the latest local National Weather Service forecast. As for the rest of Friday, the chance of rain disappears after 11 a.m. The […]

A bit warmer, with chance of rain this week; 50s this weekend

The latest local National Weather Service forecast calls for some warmer temperatures this week, but also a good chance of rain later in the week. High temperatures in the low to mid 70s are expected Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. If you were thinking of enjoying those temperatures outside, unfortunately there is also a chance of […]

Cooler weather this week

It’s as if Mother Nature suddenly became aware of the calendar and thought, “wow it’s fall, time to cool things off.” High temerpatures in the National Weather Service forecast for this week are not expected to get out of the 60s all week. Forecast highs for this week are: Monday, 66; Tuesday, 61; Wednesday, 60; […]

Thunderstorm expected Wednesday morning

A strong thunderstrom is expected to hit Western Kenosha County this morning, says the National Weather Service. At 5:36 a.m., the storm was near East Troy and moving east at 40 mph. Winds of 30 mph and torrential rain are happening with this storm. A 20-40 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms remains in the […]

Severe thunderstorm watch issued

At about 2:30 p.m., the National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm watch for an area of Wisconsin including Western Kenosha County. The watch is in effect until 8 p.m. At 3:03 p.m., NWS radar shows a line of storms from Stevens Point to about Dubuque hading southeast.

80s return to forecast

High temperatures in the 80s are returning this week to the local National Weather Service forecast. Highs of 80 or aboce are expcted Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. Tuesday is forecast for 79, so who knows, it might make it to 80 too. The most significant chance of rain comes Monday night, with a 50 percent […]

Rain likely this morning

There’s rain in the latest local National Weather Service forecast for Friday in Western Kenosha County. While there’s some chance of rain all day Friday, the strongest chance is this morning, from about 8-11 a.m. While rain is more likely in the morning, a thunderstorm is more likely this afternoon. The chance of rain diminishes […]

National Weather Service says “So long 80s”

The National Weather Service latest local forecast includes high daily temperatures all below 80 degrees this week. Lows will be in the high 60s to mid 50s. The greatest chances of rain during that stretch are Tuesday night with  40 percent chance, Friday with a 40 percent chance, Friday night with a 50 percent chance and  Saturday […]

Temps to be hot Tuesday, almost hot Wednesday

When you write about the weather often, you have to decide when you can use certain adjectives. For example when does cold become bitter? With the other end of the temperature scale, I have come to believe that a temperature is not hot until it reaches 90. So with that said, I can pass on […]

Warm start to the week

The National Weather Service latest local forecast calls for a return to warmer temperatures for the start of this week anyway. Monday’s high should reach 85, Tuesday’s 89 and Wednesday’s 88. There’s also a 60 percent chance of thunderstorms Tuesday night, a 40 percent chance Wednesday and an 80 percent chance Wednesday night. Some of […]

Storm approaching?

Skies look stormy northwest of Paddock Lake at about 2:45 p.m. Tuesday. If you have anything outside that you don’t want to get wet you might bring it in or get it covered. National Weather Service radar as of 2:54 p.m. does show a storm bearing down on our area from the northwest. No rain in […]

Temperatures to cool this week

Temperatures are expected to cool off this week, says the latest local National Weather Service Forecast. After a couple of days with high temperatures in the low 80s, highs should be in the low to mid 70s: 75 on Wednesday, 73 on Thursday, 74 on Friday. There’s also a 0-30 percent chance of a thunderstorm […]

Thunderstorms likely Wednesday

Thunderstorms are likely in Western Kenosha County on Wednesday, says the latest, local National Weather Service forecast. The NWS hourly weather graph shows a chance of rain starting at about 2 a.m. By 5 a.m., the chance of rain increases to 70 percent, fading to 50 percent from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. A 40 […]

Hot Wednesday and Thursday in forecast

A hot Wednesday and Thursday are in the latest local National Weather Service forecast. Wednesday’s high temperature is forecast for 88. Thursday’s high temperature is forecast for 91. The degree of oppression will be increased by dewpoint values in the high 60s Wednesday and in the 70s Thursday. Temps will begin to cool some on Friday, with a high […]

Severe Thunderstorm watch cancelled

The watch is cancelled, but rain is still expected.

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