Severe Thunderstorms Possible From The Plains To The Great Lakes, Heat Wave To Continue Over The Southern U.S.

Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, isolated tornadoes, and heavy rainfall will be possible through tonight from the central Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. The heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding. Excessive heat will persist across the southern Plains and Desert Southwest early this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed SW 8 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Monday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field WI
 43.13°N 89.33°W (Elev. 850 ft)
12:08 pm CDT Aug 18, 2019
12pm CDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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