Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains on Friday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding, especially in the mountains of Wyoming.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 6 May 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. East wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. West wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the evening.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. East wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 52. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
4:07 am CDT May 6, 2016
5am CDT May 6, 2016-6pm CDT May 12, 2016
 
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