Rain, thunderstorms in forecast as the weekend approaches

21 April, 2017, 19:41 | Author: Eloise Marshall
  • The workweek wraps up with showers Friday morning

Look for a return of some sunshine which could give way to a couple of isolated coastal showers later this morning, with the rain chances only at 20% today. The overnight low is expected to be near 33, with a 30 percent chance of rain and snow.

Partly cloudy skies are predicted for Friday night, with a low around 44.

Patchy areas of fog this morning will give way to mostly sunny skies. It will stay cool with high temperatures in the upper 50s and a northeast breeze up to 10 miles per hour. However Saturday, the winds will be stronger, with gusts up to 25 miles per hour. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 37. Lows in the lower 30s. Southwest wind 6 to 11 miles per hour.

Skies over Madison should be mostly cloudy Tuesday through Thursday, with highs near 65, 59 and 58, and lows Monday night through Wednesday night around 51, 47 and 44.

Saturday will be drier and brighter with highs in the 60s and a mix of clouds and sun.

Tuesday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind 12 to 17 miles per hour decreasing to 6 to 11 miles per hour after midnight.

SUNDAY: Scattered rain showers continue with a high temperature of 64 degrees. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. It's still early, but the forecast is for rain showers spreading inland during the day. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Up to a quarter of an inch of rain could fall, and the high will be near 71.


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