Watching the Next Strong Cold Front to Enter the Northwest By Late Sunday

A few light rain showers and/or mixed precipitation will move across the Ohio Valley and Carolinas Saturday trailing a cold front. Late Sunday into Monday, a separate strong cold front will likely bring heavy snow to the Cascades and into the Rockies with gusty to high winds over the Intermountain West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

A Few Clouds

-2°C

28°F

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed SW 11 G 30 km/h
Barometer 1018.5 mb (30.03 in)
Dewpoint -12°C (11°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-6°C (21°F)
Last update 24 Feb 12:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field WI

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Increasing clouds, with a high near 3. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 3 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around -2. South wind 20 to 25 km/h.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    Low: -2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 11. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. South wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. South wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 18. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 18 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Blustery, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming northwest 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: -7 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near -1. Blustery.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: -1 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Increasing clouds, with a high near 3. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around -2. South wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 11. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. South wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. South wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Blustery, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming northwest 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near -1. Blustery.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 6.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 12. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field WI
 43.13°N 89.33°W (Elev. 259 m)
12:26 pm CST Feb 24, 2024
1pm CST Feb 24, 2024-6pm CST Mar 1, 2024
 
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