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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SE 14 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Aug 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Patchy fog before 3am, then patchy fog after 5am. Low around 69. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Patchy fog before 3am, then patchy fog after 5am. Low around 69. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
5:24 pm CDT Aug 16, 2017
7pm CDT Aug 16, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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