Strong Cold Front Crossing Great Lakes and Northeast U.S.; Elevated Fire Weather in Southern California

A strong cold front will bring brisk to high winds across portions of the Great Lakes and the Northeast this weekend. Cold air arriving behind the front will trigger lake-effect snow downwind of the Great Lakes and accumulating snow over the higher terrain of the Northeast. Gusty offshore winds will maintain elevated fire weather conditions this weekend across coastal southern California. 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

57°F

14°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 16 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 Oct 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 10pm and 11pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Blustery, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 37. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 58. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 10pm and 11pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Blustery, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 37. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 58. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
3:09 pm CDT Oct 31, 2020
3pm CDT Oct 31, 2020-6pm CST Nov 7, 2020
 
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