Widespread Winter Weather from Eastern Storm to Wind Down Tonight; Heavy Rainfall to Continue Across the Southeast; Southwest To See More Snow Through Friday

Areas of heavy snow and ice are ongoing from Minnesota into the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast will taper off through tonight as the storm shifts into eastern Canada. To the south, heavy rainfall will continue river flooding and the risk for flash flooding from the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys to the Deep South on and off through this coming weekend. Snow returns to the Southwest with another storm. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

33°F

1°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.62 in (1004.0 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 20 Feb 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

Winter Weather Advisory until February 20, 06:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 20, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Freezing drizzle, possibly mixed with snow, mainly before 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 32 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of snow and freezing drizzle before 7pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Areas Wintry
    Mix then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow and freezing rain likely before 2am, then freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with snow and sleet between 2am and 3am, then freezing rain likely after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Wintry
    Mix Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Freezing rain likely before 9am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 9am and 10am, then rain after 10am.  High near 38. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain Likely
    then Rain

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before 3am, then freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow.  Low around 28. Blustery, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain then
    Wintry Mix
    and Blustery

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Freezing drizzle, possibly mixed with snow, mainly before 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 32. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Areas of snow and freezing drizzle before 7pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 18. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Snow and freezing rain likely before 2am, then freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with snow and sleet between 2am and 3am, then freezing rain likely after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Saturday
Freezing rain likely before 9am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 9am and 10am, then rain after 10am. High near 38. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain before 3am, then freezing rain, possibly mixed with snow. Low around 28. Blustery, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
Snow and freezing rain before 10am, then a chance of snow. High near 32. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Breezy.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 29.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
3:11 pm CST Feb 20, 2019
4pm CST Feb 20, 2019-6pm CST Feb 27, 2019
 
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