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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon & evening across parts of the Ohio Valley, Appalachians & eastern Great Lakes, from eastern Kentucky northeastward to central New York. The main threat will be strong, damaging wind gusts. Isolated strong to severe storms will also be possible across parts of the southern Plains & lower Miss. Valley.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Dane County

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Mostly clear. Patchy fog early in the morning. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph.
  • Wednesday Sunny until late afternoon then becoming partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds up to 10 mph.
  • Wednesday Night Warmer. Partly cloudy through around midnight...then mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
  • Thursday Warm and humid. Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Highest heat index readings around 95 in the afternoon.
  • Thursday Night Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some thunderstorms may be severe. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph shifting to the west 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
  • Friday Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of light showers in the morning. Cooler. Highs in the mid 70s.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy. Cooler. Lows in the mid 50s.
  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
  • Saturday Night Mostly clear. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows around 50.
  • Sunday Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
  • Sunday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
  • Monday Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy through around midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of light rain showers. Lows in the mid 50s.
  • Tuesday Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of light rain showers. Highs in the upper 60s.