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Heavy rain and severe weather possible from the northern/central Plains to the Upper Midwest

Heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the northern and central Plains, pushing eastward into the Upper Midwest by Wednesday. These severe thunderstorms may be capable of producing large hail and damaging winds, and possibly some tornadoes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Mostly Cloudy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Jun 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Steady temperature around 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Steady temperature around 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
10:38 pm CDT Jun 26, 2017
11pm CDT Jun 26, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 3, 2017
 
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