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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.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1011.1 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 52 °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 61. South wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am, then patchy fog after 4pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
3:08 pm CDT May 22, 2017
5pm CDT May 22, 2017-6pm CDT May 29, 2017
 
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