Significant Winter Storm to Affect the Pacific Coast through the Upper Midwest

A significant storm will bring high winds and heavy precipitation, including mountain snow, to portions of the western U.S. this weekend. Extremely dangerous travel is expected through passes. Confidence is increasing that this storm will then impact the central U.S. with heavy snow and strong winds to the north and severe thunderstorms with possible tornadoes and heavy rainfall to the south. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1024.7 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 10 Dec 12:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 37. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy fog between 8pm and 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers.  Low around 34. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 37. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Patchy fog between 8pm and 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. East wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers. Low around 34. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
12:38 am CST Dec 10, 2022
12am CST Dec 10, 2022-6pm CST Dec 15, 2022
 
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