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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Light Drizzle Fog/Mist

36°F

2°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.63 in (1004.2 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 20 Jan 8:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

Dense Fog Advisory until January 21, 12:00pm
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Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Dense Fog Advisory until January 21, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Sat

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy drizzle.  Widespread dense fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy
    Drizzle and
    Dense Fog

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of drizzle with a slight chance of rain before 7am, then a slight chance of rain between 7am and 9am, then areas of drizzle with a slight chance of rain after 9am.  Widespread dense fog, mainly before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 47. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Areas Drizzle
    and Dense Fog

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Areas of fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Areas Fog

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of fog before 1pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Fog

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy drizzle. Widespread dense fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Areas of drizzle with a slight chance of rain before 7am, then a slight chance of rain between 7am and 9am, then areas of drizzle with a slight chance of rain after 9am. Widespread dense fog, mainly before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 47. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Areas of fog before 1pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Rain before 8pm, then rain and snow between 8pm and 9pm, then snow after 9pm. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 34.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
9:07 pm CST Jan 20, 2017
9pm CST Jan 20, 2017-6pm CST Jan 27, 2017
 
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