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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.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 25 Sep 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  High near 76. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and midnight.  Low around 51. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

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

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. High near 76. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and midnight. Low around 51. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
8:07 am CDT Sep 25, 2016
10am CDT Sep 25, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 1, 2016
 
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