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Very Cold with Snow and Ice Across the Central & Eastern States; Turning Unsettled in the Northwest

Well below normal temperatures, bitterly cold wind chills, and another round of snow and ice will impact the central and eastern U.S. through at least Tuesday. Wintry precipitation will extend as far south as Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, rain and wind will return to the Pacific Northwest, with locally heavy precipitation by mid-week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

A Few Clouds

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed NW 10 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.49 in (1034.4 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 16 Jan 12:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 20. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 20. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Wind chill values between -5 and zero. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values between -10 and zero. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Wind chill values between zero and 5. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Rain and snow. Low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
12:24 pm CST Jan 16, 2018
1pm CST Jan 16, 2018-6pm CST Jan 22, 2018
 
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