Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Southern Plains

A slow moving storm system is expected to produce a multi-day heavy rainfall and flash flooding event across much of the Central to Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley regions. Severe weather may produce large hail and high winds, but also a threat of tornadoes, across Texas and spreading on Wednesday into the Lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio Valleys. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Fair

7°C

44°F

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1024.7 mb (30.25 in)
Dewpoint 1°C (34°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 24 May 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field WI

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 18. East wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. East wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 10 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 19. East wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 13 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 18 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 11 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18. East wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. East wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 19. East wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field WI
 43.13°N 89.33°W (Elev. 259 m)
12:08 am CDT May 24, 2022
1am CDT May 24, 2022-6pm CDT May 30, 2022
 
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