Unsettled Weather In the West; Above Average Temperatures in the Central U.S.

A relatively quiet stretch of weather is expected across much of the Continental U.S. with the exception of the West Coast where rain and higher elevation snow will impact the Northwest and northern California through Tuesday. An elevated fire weather risk is expected in portions of the southern and central Plains. Record high temperatures are possible across the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Mostly Cloudy

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.36 in (1029.1 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Mar 6:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind around 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind around 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
5:25 am CST Mar 7, 2021
6am CST Mar 7, 2021-6pm CST Mar 13, 2021
 
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