Weather for Madison, Wisconsin
Lat: 43.08N, Lon: 89.38W
Wx Zone: WIZ063 CWA Used: MKX
Wisconsin Drought Monitor
The Wisconsin Drought monitor is a subset of the United States Monitor, issued every Thursday morning, based on drought conditions the previous Tuesday. The map below shows the current drought level around the state, and the percent of Wisconsin land area in each drought level compared to the previous week.
Read an explanation of the drought intensities and what they mean.
Wisconsin Hydrologic Information Statement
Note that if drought conditions are not being experienced, or in the case of river flooding or heavy rain, this statement may be used to indicate river flows or flood potential.
000 FGUS73 KMKX 210937 ESFMKX WIC021-211536- HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI 436 AM CDT FRI APR 21 2017 Rainfall from the past few days may cause the river listed below to exceed its flood stages. Below is preliminary river forecast information. River forecasts are normally updated twice a day - in the morning and evening. The 7 day forecasts take into account past precipitation...soil moisture...etc. and predicted future 48 hour precipitation. ...Wisconsin River at Portage... - Maximum (stages in ft.) Latest forecast Flood observed stage in next Location stage stage/time/day 7 days Portage 17.0 15.71 04 AM 04/21 17.50 07 AM 04/23 ...Below is predicted 48 hour precipitation information in 6 hour increments for the listed sites... Portage: 7 am-1 pm Fri Apr 21 0.00 Portage: 1 pm-7 pm Fri Apr 21 0.00 Portage: 7 pm-1 am Fri Apr 21 0.00 Portage: 1 am-7 am Sat Apr 22 0.00 Portage: 7 am-1 pm Sat Apr 22 0.00 Portage: 1 pm-7 pm Sat Apr 22 0.00 Portage: 7 pm-1 am Sat Apr 22 0.00 Portage: 1 am-7 am Sun Apr 23 0.00 && LAT...LON 4351 8970 4365 8966 4359 8937 4339 8939 4344 8965 4350 8957 $$