Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Threats Continue Saturday in the Plains and Midwest; Hot Holiday for the Southeast

Another day with severe storms, some significant with very large hail and tornadoes, and very heavy rain are expected through Saturday across the Plains and Midwest. In the Ohio Valley, isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail is possible. Heavy rain may produce flooding for the interior Northeast and in the northern California mountains. Building heat wave in the Southeast Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

68°F

20°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.2 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

Flash Flood Watch until May 25, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 25, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Sat

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 72. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
1:29 am CDT May 25, 2019
2am CDT May 25, 2019-6pm CDT May 31, 2019
 
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