Critical Fire Weather Conditions For Much of the West; Summer-Like Warmth for Parts of the Central and Southwest U.S.

Unsettled conditions in the Southeast, Mid Atlantic, and Pacific Northwest will gradually improve this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions are expected to persist over parts of the Rockies, Plains, and Great Basin. Widespread above normal temperatures are anticipated over much of the Central and Southwest U.S. 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

77°F

25°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed S 13 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.8 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 25 Sep 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
7:09 am CDT Sep 25, 2020
3pm CDT Sep 25, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 2, 2020
 
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