Active Weather Pattern for the West; A Few Strong Thunderstorms for the East

Several Pacific storm systems will bring excessive rainfall, strong winds, and mountain snow to the West U.S. These systems may cause flash flooding impacts, especially for burn scar areas. A few strong to severe thunderstorms may impact the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys into Central/Southern Appalachians today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

48°F

9°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 21 Oct 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Areas of frost after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 53. North wind around 5 mph.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Areas of frost after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 53. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
9:14 am CDT Oct 21, 2021
10am CDT Oct 21, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2021
 
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