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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Partly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 59. South wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers likely.  High near 59. South wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. West wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 59. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers likely. High near 59. South wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. West wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
3:39 pm CDT Oct 21, 2017
5pm CDT Oct 21, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 28, 2017
 
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