Severe weather hits southeastern Wisconsin

Shortly after 10 p.m., the National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for Dodge County on Saturday, July 23. It expired just before 11 p.m.

Flash flooding warnings took effect for parts of Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Washington and Waukesha counties around 11:40 p.m. Saturday.

A severe thunderstorm watch covered all of southeastern Wisconsin starting 4 p.m. Saturday. That watch was elevated to a severe thunderstorm warning at times throughout the evening into the late-night hours, particularly in the northern half of the region.

During the severe thunderstorm watch, severe storms and related wind or hail damage were possible. 

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Courtesy: Katie in Milwaukee

Meanwhile, offers a variety of extremely useful weather tools to help you navigate the stormy season. They include the following:

FOX6 Storm Center app

FOX6 News app

FOX Weather app


We have a host of maps and radars on the FOX6 Weather page that are updating regularly — to provide you the most accurate assessment of the weather. From a county-by-county view to the Midwest regional radar and a national view — it’s all there.


When the weather gets a little dicey, schools and businesses may shut down. Monitor the latest list of closings, cancellations, and delays reported in southeast Wisconsin.