Tue, 21 May: A 40 percent chance of showers, with Hazards – H: 53°, L: 49°

Today’s Madison Wisconsin weather conditions, reported at 5:15 AM on Tuesday, the 21st of May. Today, a 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Then later, Tonight, showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then showers likely. Low around 49. Windy, with an east wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Wednesday, a 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. And then, Wednesday Night, a 20 percent chance of showers after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Sunrise today will be at 5:28 am and the sun will set at 8:20 pm.

There is one local weather hazard at the time of this report. Here’s that local weather hazard.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central Wisconsin, south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. Day one. Today and Tonight. Very windy conditions may develop over south central Wisconsin this afternoon into the early evening due to strong low pressure over the Great Plains. There is a slight chance for thunderstorms tonight. Days two through seven. Wednesday through Monday. There are chances for thunderstorms at times this week into the weekend. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed.

Stay tuned for weather updates since the weather’s always changing.

Mon, 20 May: Areas of drizzle before 8am – H: 60°, L: 46°

Today’s weather forecast for Madison Wisconsin, created at 6:29 AM on Monday, the 20th of May. Today, areas of drizzle before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Then, Tonight, partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Tuesday, a 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. And then, Tuesday Night, showers likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 4am, then showers likely after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Windy, with an east wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Sunrise today will be at 5:29 am and the sun will set at 8:19 pm. Stay tuned for weather updates since the weather’s always changing.

Mon, 20 May: Patchy drizzle – L: 43°, H: 60°

Madison’s weather conditions for today, as of 5:16 AM on Monday, the 20th of May. Overnight, patchy drizzle. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Next, Monday, mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Monday Night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Looking ahead, Tuesday, a 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Sunrise today will be at 5:29 am and the sun will set at 8:19 pm. See you tomorrow!

Sun, 19 May: A 50 percent chance of showers, with Hazards – L: 52°, H: 63°

Madison’s forecast for today, as of 5:15 AM on Sunday, the 19th of May. Overnight, a 50 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 52. Then, Sunday, a chance of showers before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 3pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Sunday Night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Then, Monday, partly sunny, with a high near 59. Sunrise today will be at 5:30 am and the sun will set at 8:18 pm.

There is one local weather hazard at the time of this report. Here’s that local weather hazard.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central Wisconsin, south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. Day one. Today and Tonight. There is a Marginal Risk for severe thunderstorms over southeast Wisconsin from late this morning into the afternoon with the passage of a cold front. Damaging winds and large hail is the threat. Westerly winds will gust to 30 to 35 mph after the passage of the cold front. Days two through seven. Monday through Saturday. There are chances for thunderstorms Tuesday and Tuesday night. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation may be needed today.

Stay tuned for weather updates since the weather’s always changing.

Sat, 18 May: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, with Hazards – H: 69°, L: 56°

Madison’s forecast for today, reported at 5:16 AM on Saturday, the 18th of May. Today, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Next, Tonight, a chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible. Sunday, showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 68. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible. Looking ahead, Sunday Night, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Sunrise today will be at 5:31 am and the sun will set at 8:17 pm.

There is one local weather hazard at the time of this report. Here’s that local weather hazard.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central Wisconsin, south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. Day one. Today and Tonight. Thunderstorms and heavy rain are likely especially tonight. There is a small threat for flash flooding mainly over south central Wisconsin. There is also a Marginal Risk for severe thunderstorms. Days two through seven. Sunday through Friday. Scattered to numerous thunderstorms will continue for Sunday but ending late in the day. Repeated heavy rainfall across southern Wisconsin through Sunday may result in areal flooding and rises in river levels. There remains a small threat for flash flooding. There are chances for thunderstorms Tuesday night. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation may be needed this weekend. Heavy rainfall reports are appreciated.

See you tomorrow!

Fri, 17 May: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, with Hazards – H: 58°, L: 48°

Today’s weather forecast for Madison Wisconsin, created at 5:16 AM on Friday, the 17th of May. Today, a chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Then, Tonight, showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Saturday, a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Then, Saturday Night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible. Sunrise today will be at 5:32 am and the sun will set at 8:16 pm.

There are 2 local weather hazards at the time of this report. Here are those local weather hazards.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central Wisconsin, south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. Day one. Today and Tonight. There is a chance for thunderstorms today and tonight. The overall severe threat is on the low end, though a storm or two could have some large hail and damaging winds. Days two through seven. Saturday through Thursday. The chance for thunderstorms will continue through Sunday, with a marginal risk for severe thunderstorms again both Saturday and Sunday. Repeated heavy rainfall across southern Wisconsin through Sunday evening may result in areal flooding and rises in river levels. Some flash flooding could be possible Saturday as well. Chances for thunderstorms return later Tuesday into Tuesday night. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation may be needed at times into Sunday evening.

Hydrologic Outlook. Hydrologic Outlook National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI 411 AM Central Daylight Time Fri May 17 2019. Rounds of heavy rainfall to affect southern wisconsin through sunday. Several periods of heavy rainfall are expected across southern Wisconsin this weekend. The main periods of showers and thunderstorms producing heavy rainfall are Saturday afternoon and evening, and later Saturday night into Sunday morning. Through Sunday, many areas of southern Wisconsin will have received between 1 and 2. inches of additional rainfall with the heaviest amounts in south central Wisconsin. Rainfall on Thursday was mostly between one quarter and one half inch across southern Wisconsin, with a few spots around Mineral Point and Darlington possibly picking up around one inch. The heavy rainfall may cause areal flooding and localized flash flooding over the weekend, and river stage rises on local rivers. Some rivers may rise to above flood stage by Sunday, continuing into early next week. If enjoying any recreational activities including camping near southern Wisconsin rivers this weekend, stay aware of the latest forecast and radar information.

See you tomorrow!

Thu, 16 May: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, with Hazards – H: 79°, L: 54°

Today’s weather outlook for Madison Wisconsin, reported at 5:15 AM on Thursday, the 16th of May. Today, showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Then later, Tonight, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Friday, a chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Then later, Friday Night, showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Sunrise today will be at 5:33 am and the sun will set at 8:15 pm.

There are 2 local weather hazards at the time of this report. Here are those local weather hazards.

Hydrologic Outlook. Hydrologic Outlook National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI 324 AM Central Daylight Time Thu May 16 2019. Potential for repeated rounds of heavy rainfall and flooding this weekend. Several periods of heavy rainfall are expected across southern Wisconsin this weekend. The main periods of showers and thunderstorms possibly producing heavy rainfall are Friday afternoon into Friday night, and Saturday night into Sunday. Through Sunday, many areas of southern Wisconsin will have received between 1 and 3 inches of rainfall with the heaviest amounts in south central Wisconsin. The heavy rainfall may cause areal flooding and localized flash flooding over the weekend, and river stage rises on local rivers. Some rivers may rise to above flood stage by Sunday, continuing into early next week. Showers and a few thunderstorms will affect southern Wisconsin today into tonight, but the heaviest rainfall is expected to be farther south across northern Illinois tonight. If enjoying any recreational activities including camping near southern Wisconsin rivers this weekend, stay aware of the latest forecast and radar information.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central Wisconsin, south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. Day one. Today and Tonight. Thunderstorms are likely this morning, with storms possibly redeveloping by mid or late this afternoon. A few storms may be severe, with large hail and damaging winds the main threats. A chance for thunderstorms will linger overnight, mainly toward the Illinois border. Days two through seven. Friday through Wednesday. The chance for thunderstorms will continue through Sunday. A few storms may approach severe limits at times, depending on the location of the warm front during this period. Repeated heavy rainfall across southern Wisconsin today through Sunday may result in areal flooding and rises in river levels. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation may be needed today into evening.

Stay tuned for weather updates since the weather’s always changing.

Wed, 15 May: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm – H: 71°, L: 54°

Madison’s weather outlook for today, reported at 5:15 AM on Wednesday, the 15th of May. Today, a 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Next, Tonight, a 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Thursday, a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. And then, Thursday Night, a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Sunrise today will be at 5:34 am and the sun will set at 8:14 pm. Stay tuned for weather updates since the weather’s always changing.

Tue, 14 May: Mostly sunny – H: 66°, L: 54°

Today’s Madison Wisconsin weather outlook, created at 5:16 AM on Tuesday, the 14th of May. Today, mostly sunny, with a high near 66. And then, Tonight, a 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Wednesday, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Then, Wednesday Night, partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Sunrise today will be at 5:35 am and the sun will set at 8:13 pm. Stay tuned for weather updates since the weather’s always changing.

Mon, 13 May: Mostly clear, with Hazards – L: 42°, H: 63°

Today’s weather forecast for Madison Wisconsin, created at 5:15 AM on Monday, the 13th of May. Overnight, mostly clear, with a low around 42. Then, Monday, sunny, with a high near 63. Monday Night, mostly clear, with a low around 43. Then later, Tuesday, mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Sunrise today will be at 5:36 am and the sun will set at 8:12 pm.

There are 2 local weather hazards at the time of this report. Here are those local weather hazards.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central Wisconsin, south central Wisconsin and southeast Wisconsin. Day one. Today and Tonight. A frost advisory is in effect until 8 am for areas mostly north of Milwaukee and Madison. Days two through seven. Tuesday through Sunday. There is a chance of thunderstorms Thursday afternoon and Thursday evening, and again Friday through Sunday. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed.

Urgent – weather message. Areas of frost through early morning. Clearing skies and light winds are causing temperatures to dip into the middle 30s across portions of south central into east central Wisconsin this morning. Expect areas of frost to develop. Frost advisory in effect until 8 am Central Daylight Time this morning. The National Weather Service in Milwaukee/Sullivan has issued a Frost Advisory. which is in effect until 8 AM Central Daylight Time this morning. Temperature. Middle 30s. Impacts. Areas of frost may damage unprotected newly planted sensitive plants and flowers. Precautionary/preparedness actions. A Frost Advisory means that areas of frost to widespread frost is expected. Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.

See you tomorrow!