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Fire Weather Threat Continues in California; Wintry Conditions in Northern Rockies, Great Lakes & Northeast

Gusty winds and low humidity will again result in elevated to critical fire weather conditions across portions of California through the weekend. Meanwhile, a cold front will bring rain and high elevation snowfall to the northern Rockies and Pacific Northwest. Areas of snow and seasonably chilly temperatures will also persist near the Great Lakes and parts of the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Overcast

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 15 Dec 11:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered flurries.  Cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow with scattered flurries before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow between 11pm and midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    then Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow between 1pm and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered flurries. Cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
A chance of snow with scattered flurries before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow between 11pm and midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow between 1pm and 2pm, then a slight chance of rain after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
11:38 am CST Dec 15, 2017
12pm CST Dec 15, 2017-6pm CST Dec 21, 2017
 
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