Cool and dry for much of the Central Plains and Rockies. Showers over the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley.

Unsettled weather conditions are likely across portions of the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley, with scattered to numerous showers. Expect cool and mostly dry conditions across much of the central U.S. and extending westward towards the Rocky Mountains. A few showers will be possible over the Pacific Northwest. Showers will also be possible over mountainous areas of Arizona and New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Light Rain

54°F

12°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1007.6 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 27 Sep 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers, mainly before 4am.  Low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers, mainly between noon and 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 49. North wind around 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Periods of showers, mainly before 4am. Low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Scattered showers, mainly between noon and 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 49. North wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
5:37 pm CDT Sep 27, 2016
6pm CDT Sep 27, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 4, 2016
 
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