Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast will launch March 7, 2017.
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Strong Pacific Storm System Bringing Heavy Rain, Mountain Snow and Strong Wind to California

Another Pacific storm system will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, very heavy mountain snow, and strong winds to California through Tuesday. The threat of flooding, landslides, and avalanches will create dangerous travel conditions in many parts of the state. In addition, downed trees and power lines could lead to scattered power outages. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Mostly Cloudy

47°F

8°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 10:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 42 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Showers, mainly after 3pm.  Areas of fog. High near 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Areas Fog
    then Showers
    and Areas Fog

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of rain.  Patchy fog before 3am. Low around 42. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before midnight, then rain and snow between midnight and 3am, then snow after 3am.  Low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Washington's Birthday
Showers, mainly after 3pm. Areas of fog. High near 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of rain. Patchy fog before 3am. Low around 42. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before midnight, then rain and snow between midnight and 3am, then snow after 3am. Low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 7am. High near 45. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
9:38 pm CST Feb 19, 2017
11pm CST Feb 19, 2017-6pm CST Feb 26, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database