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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding Along the Central Gulf Coast

A slow moving front will provide the focus for heavy rain and local flooding from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama coasts today. The front will shift to the Florida Panhandle and Southeast Tuesday. Severe storms are possible in west Texas, while record warm temperatures spread across the west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 22 May 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  High near 68. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 10am, then patchy fog after 4pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. High near 68. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am, then patchy fog after 4pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
12:40 pm CDT May 22, 2017
1pm CDT May 22, 2017-6pm CDT May 28, 2017
 
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