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Severe Storms Shift into the Lower Mississippi Valley and Lower Ohio Valley Monday

The focus for severe storms will shift to the Lower Mississippi Valley and portions of the Tennessee Valley and Ohio Valley Monday. Damaging winds, hail and an isolated tornado or two will all be possible. Elsewhere, a wintry mix will impact portions of New England while heavy rain and high elevation snow continue in the northwest U.S. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 27 Mar 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Cottage Grove WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 37. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 53. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49. East wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain and snow between 1am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow before 8am, then rain and snow between 8am and 10am, then rain after 10am.  High near 42. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow between 3am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow between 9am and 10am, then a chance of rain after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 37. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 53. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49. East wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow between 1am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Snow before 8am, then rain and snow between 8am and 10am, then rain after 10am. High near 42. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow between 3am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow between 9am and 10am, then a chance of rain after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Cottage Grove WI
 43.07°N 89.25°W (Elev. 948 ft)
1:24 pm CDT Mar 27, 2017
1pm CDT Mar 27, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 2, 2017
 
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