Chilly Eastern Half of U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in Four Corners

A large, cold dome of high pressure will settle-in across the Eastern half of the country and chilly conditions with below normal temperatures are likely. In fact, a number of record low temperatures are possible Thursday morning and widespread freeze warnings are currently in effect. Meanwhile, elevated to critical fire weather conditions are expected to persist across the Four Corners region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Partly Cloudy

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1019.1 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Apr 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Today

    Today: Widespread frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 40. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 52. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Widespread frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 40. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 52. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
5:26 am CDT Apr 22, 2021
7am CDT Apr 22, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 28, 2021
 
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