Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  High near 77. East wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 64. East wind around 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 53. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. High near 77. East wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 64. East wind around 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 53. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field WI
 43.13°N 89.33°W (Elev. 850 ft)
1:07 am CDT Aug 20, 2018
2am CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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