Lingering Heavy Rain Threat Along the Central Gulf Coast; Rain in the Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather

Locally heavy rainfall may bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast today and Saturday from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain with the arrival of cooler temperatures to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

A Few Clouds

75°F

24°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Sep 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Monona WI

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 49. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 49. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Monona WI
 43.03°N 89.34°W (Elev. 863 ft)
10:10 am CDT Sep 17, 2021
11am CDT Sep 17, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 23, 2021
 
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