Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains today. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Madison, Dane County Regional-Truax Field (KMSN)

Lat: 43.14° N Lon: 89.35° W Elev: 860 ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Aug 8:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Dane County

Today
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of light rain showers late in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of light showers early in the morning. Lows in the lower 60s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy. Chance of light showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then light showers and chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with showers with thunderstorms likely through around midnight, then partly cloudy with slight chance of light showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the west after midnight. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Tuesday
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
Thursday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
Friday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.



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601 AM CDT Sun Aug 25 2019
 
 

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