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Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Mostly Cloudy

12°C

53°F

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed E 6 km/h
Barometer 1019.2 mb (30.08 in)
Dewpoint -2°C (29°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 8 May 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 3. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a slight chance of rain between 8am and 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. Northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 13. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Areas of frost after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 2. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 2 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 16. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 3. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a slight chance of rain between 8am and 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. Northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 13. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday Night
Areas of frost after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 2. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 16. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly 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. 259 m)
2:40 pm CDT May 8, 2021
3pm CDT May 8, 2021-6pm CDT May 15, 2021
 
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