Series of Storms to Impact the West Coast

Powerful Pacific storms will keep conditions wet and windy for much of the West, especially, from northern California to western Washington. Heavy rains may produce flooding early to mid week. Heavy snow will make travel difficult from the Cascades to the northern Rockies. Snow showers continue near the Great Lakes, otherwise, dry conditions and gusty winds can be expected for much of the East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Fair

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed NW 13 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1023.2 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill20°F (-7°C)
Last update 17 Dec 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 36. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 21. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 43. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 31. South wind around 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly between 7am and 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 36. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 21. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 43. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 31. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly between 7am and 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
5:38 am CST Dec 17, 2018
6am CST Dec 17, 2018-6pm CST Dec 23, 2018
 
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