Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Mostly Cloudy

58°F

14°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed NE 14 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 May 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 10 percent chance of showers after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Northeast wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 39. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 62. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 10 percent chance of showers after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Northeast wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 39. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 62. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.09°N 89.4°W (Elev. 850 ft)
3:07 pm CDT May 1, 2016
3pm CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 8, 2016
 
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