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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

42°F

6°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NE 14 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 30 Apr 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely.  Low around 42. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Patchy frost after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy frost before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Patchy Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely. Low around 42. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 51. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Patchy frost after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Patchy frost before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 58. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field WI
 43.13°N 89.33°W (Elev. 850 ft)
10:23 am CDT Apr 30, 2017
12pm CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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