Heavy Rainfall Continues Over Parts of the Southeast; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the West

Locally heavy rainfall and the risk of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue over parts of the Southeast into Friday. Meanwhile, gusty winds and low humidity will result in critical fire weather conditions for portions of the Northern Rockies, High Plains, and Great Basin. A series of low pressure systems will advance into the Pacific Northwest and bring unsettled weather into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Mostly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Sep 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
10:10 am CDT Sep 24, 2020
10am CDT Sep 24, 2020-6pm CDT Sep 30, 2020
 
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