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MILWAUKEE (WITI) — FOX6 Meteorologist Vince Condella says we could see some showers and thunderstorms on Wednesday evening and night — some of them containing a lot of thunder and lightning and heavy rain — though they are not expected to be severe.

Condella says we could see small hail with these storms.

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The storms are entering southeastern Wisconsin ahead of a cold front.

Muggy conditions and some sunshine during the day on Wednesday gave these storms some strength as they moved east.

Condella says the storms should move out by 9:00 p.m. or 10:00 p.m. Wednesday.

Wednesday Evening: Scattered showers and T-storms. Muggy. Dewpoints in the 60s.

Wednesday Night: Showers and T-storms move out, clearing sky. Low: 63°. Dewpoint around 60°. Wind: SW becoming NW 6-12 mph

Thursday: Mostly sunny. High: 78°. Dewpoint falling into the upper 50s. Wind: NW 6-12 mph

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