Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Overcast

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 6:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field WI

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 32. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Cloudy

    High: 32 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 24. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow between 2am and 5am. Low around 15. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Northeast wind around 15 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 18.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    High: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 32. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tonight
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 24. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Snow. Patchy blowing snow between 2am and 5am. Low around 15. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. Northeast wind around 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
M.L.King Day
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 18.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 15.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 25.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field WI
 43.13°N 89.33°W (Elev. 850 ft)
5:26 am CST Jan 17, 2019
7am CST Jan 17, 2019-6pm CST Jan 23, 2019
 
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