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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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Mostly Cloudy

44°F

7°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 20 Feb 6:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Patchy fog between 8am and noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 7pm. Low around 45. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °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 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 2am, then rain and snow.  Low around 35. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 43. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Patchy fog between 8am and noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers. Patchy fog after 7pm. Low around 45. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Southwest wind around 5 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 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Rain before 2am, then rain and snow. Low around 35. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain. High near 43. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Rain likely before 9pm, then rain and snow likely between 9pm and 10pm, then snow likely after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
7:08 am CST Feb 20, 2017
7am CST Feb 20, 2017-6pm CST Feb 26, 2017
 
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