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SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN (WITI) — A heat advisory has been issued for all of southeastern Wisconsin until 7:00 p.m. Friday, July 19th. A heat advisory means that the heat indices during the day will be at, or greater than 100 degrees.

Heat and humidity are expected to stick around through the end of the work week.

CLICK HERE to use the National Weather Service’s Heat Index Calculator

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FOX6 meteorologists say a Heat Advisory is in place for all of SE Wisconsin through 7 p.m. Friday. Heat Indices will range from 95 to 100°+. For more info click here.

Today: Mostly sunny and humid, chance of afternoon isolate showers and/or thunderstorms. High: 94°. Dewpoint: 72°.

Tonight:  Mild and muggy.  Low: 75.

Friday: Partly sunny and muggy. Showers and thunderstorms, some may be strong. Morning low: 73°. Afternoon high: 92°. Dewpoint: 70°.

Friday night: Evening showers and thunderstorms, then clearing late. Low around 65°. Dewpoint dropping into the low 60s.

FOX6 News offers several tools to help you stay in touch with the weather.

The high-definition FOX6 Storm Center app for iPad is a full-featured weather app with the tools to keep you informed of weather news, current conditions and forecasts. The interactive radar provides an up-to-date map of precipitation for anywhere in the U.S.

Type your favorite location and see radar information and current conditions for those locations.


We also invite you to download the all-new FOX6Now app which brings you more local news, weather, sports and information in an easy-to-use format.

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This app features constantly updated coverage of the Milwaukee area and southeast Wisconsin from the team at FOX6 News, including video reports, live streaming newscasts, and breaking news updates.

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