Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rainfall, And Threat For Flooding Shifts To The Eastern U.S. Friday

Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and a few tornadoes will be possible from the Southeast U.S. to the Mid Atlantic, and portions of the Northeast U.S. on Friday. Heavy rainfall could also lead to flooding of low lying areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed NW 10 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 26 Apr 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

Winter Storm Watch April 27, 10:00am until April 27, 10:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of rain before 9am, then rain and snow between 9am and noon, then snow after noon. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 38. East wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow, mainly before 11pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 26. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blustery
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 46. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 36. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of rain after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 60. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain before 9am, then rain and snow between 9am and noon, then snow after noon. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 38. East wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow, mainly before 11pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 26. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 46. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 36. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Rain likely, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
6:26 am CDT Apr 26, 2019
7am CDT Apr 26, 2019-6pm CDT May 2, 2019
 
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