Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 26 Sep 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 62. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 62. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
8:23 am CDT Sep 26, 2016
9am CDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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