Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely young daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
Local Weather Alert
Special Weather Statement for Milwaukee, WI
... LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WITH GUSTY WINDS MOVING INTO DODGE... WASHINGTON AND OZAUKEE COUNTIES...
AT 900 PM CDT... NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 39 MILES NORTHEAST OF SHEBOYGAN TO MAYVILLE... MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 50 MPH.
ONE HALF INCH DIAMETER HAIL... WINDS UP TO 50 MPH... FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING... BRIEF HEAVY DOWNPOURS... ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.
* THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR... CEDAR GROVE AND KOHLER ANDRAE STATE PARK BY 910 PM CDT... WEST BEND AIRPORT AND WEST BEND BY 915 PM CDT... HARRINGTON BEACH STATE PARK AND SLINGER BY 920 PM CDT... SUSSEX AND MERTON BY 925 PM CDT... PEWAUKEE AND MEQUON BY 930 PM CDT... NEW BERLIN AND ELM GROVE BY 935 PM CDT... MILWAUKEE COUNTY ZOO AND WEST ALLIS BY 940 PM CDT...
GUSTY WINDS MAY CAUSE SMALL BRANCHES TO BE BLOWN DOWN... AND LOOSE OBJECTS TO BLOW AROUND. STAY AWAY FROM HIGH OBJECTS OUTDOORS SUCH AS TREES. SEEK SHELTER IN A STURDY STRUCTURE UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE PASSED.
It appears as of 9:17 the serious stuff won't hit Franklin. It's directly north and south of us.
Look at radar.