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Heavy Rain and Flood Threat Continues; Wintry Mix Extends from the Plains to the Northeast; and Snow in the West

Additional rainfall from the Southern Plains to the Ohio Valley will enhance the threat for additional flash flooding and main stem river flooding. Areas of accumulating snow and ice are expected across portions of the Central Plains to the Northeast. The Western U.S. will mainly be cold with the threat for heavy snow across parts of northern California, the Great Basin and the central Rockies. 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

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.62 in (1038.3 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 22 Feb 12:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow, freezing rain, and sleet likely before 1am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 1am and 3am, then freezing rain likely after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 39. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow before 10am, then rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow between 3am and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am.  Low around 29. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Snow, freezing rain, and sleet likely before 1am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 1am and 3am, then freezing rain likely after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 30. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Friday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 39. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of snow before 10am, then rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow between 3am and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am. Low around 29. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
12:07 am CST Feb 22, 2018
1am CST Feb 22, 2018-6pm CST Feb 28, 2018
 
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