Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Mostly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the evening.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
5:23 pm CDT Jun 29, 2016
6pm CDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2016
 
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