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Mixed Precipitation is moving eastward into New England,

Wintry precipitation will expand into the eastern portions of the Great Lakes and New England Tuesday into Tuesday night. An inclement weather pattern will produce coastal rain and higher elevation snow in the Pacific Northwest and Northern California on Tuesday, and into the Northern Intermountain Region by Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed N 14 mph
Barometer 29.52 in (1000.2 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 22 Jan 11:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain, mainly before 3am.  Patchy fog after 5am. Patchy freezing fog before 5am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of freezing rain before 8am, then a slight chance of snow between 8am and 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 29 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain, mainly before 3am. Patchy fog after 5am. Patchy freezing fog before 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of freezing rain before 8am, then a slight chance of snow between 8am and 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 29. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. South wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
12:37 am CST Jan 23, 2018
12am CST Jan 23, 2018-6pm CST Jan 28, 2018
 
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