Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Heavy rain has come to an end across the Northeast U.S. as Florence moves into the Atlantic, but major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks as Florence's rainfall makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Fog/Mist

59°F

15°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 19 Sep 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
5:24 am CDT Sep 19, 2018
6am CDT Sep 19, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2018
 
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