Severe Thunderstorms Likely Across the Ozarks and Lower Ohio Valley

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging wind gusts, large hail, and a few tornadoes, are likely to develop this afternoon from parts of the lower Ohio Valley into the southern Plains. An Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) outlook has been issued. Further north, widespread rain showers are expected across portions of the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. Read More >

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14°NLon: 89.35°WElev: 860ft.

Mostly Cloudy

46°F

8°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 18 Apr 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Madison WI

  • Today

    Today: Showers, mainly after 10am.  High near 49. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 36. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, mainly after 10am. High near 49. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind around 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 36. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Madison WI
 43.07°N 89.4°W (Elev. 879 ft)
5:56 am CDT Apr 18, 2024
6am CDT Apr 18, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 24, 2024
 
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