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Heavy Rain and Flood Threat Continues; Wintry Mix Extends from the Plains to the Northeast; and Snow in the West

Additional rainfall from the Southern Plains to the Ohio Valley will enhance the threat for additional flash flooding and main stem river flooding. Areas of accumulating snow and ice are expected across portions of the Central Plains to the Northeast. The Western U.S. will mainly be cold with the threat for heavy snow across parts of northern California, the Great Basin and the central Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Partly Cloudy

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.59 in (1037.2 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 22 Feb 4:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Madison WI

Winter Weather Advisory February 22, 09:00pm until February 23, 06:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of snow after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet before midnight, then freezing rain likely between midnight and 3am, then rain after 3am.  Patchy fog after 9pm. Low around 30. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, mainly before 7am.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 40. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Low around 29. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of freezing rain before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Freezing Rain
    then Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of snow after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 34. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet before midnight, then freezing rain likely between midnight and 3am, then rain after 3am. Patchy fog after 9pm. Low around 30. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Rain likely, mainly before 7am. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 40. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Rain before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow. Low around 29. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
A chance of freezing rain before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Madison WI
 43.09°N 89.43°W (Elev. 850 ft)
4:37 am CST Feb 22, 2018
5am CST Feb 22, 2018-6pm CST Feb 28, 2018
 
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