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 130912 ESFMKX ILC097-WIC059-131512- HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI 412 AM CDT SUN JUL 13 2014 HEAVY RAINFALL OF 1.5 TO 2.5 INCHES WHICH OCCURRED SATURDAY EVENING MAY SEND THE BELOW RIVER ABOVE FLOOD STAGE. BELOW IS PRELIMINARY RIVER FORECAST INFORMATION. RIVER FORECASTS ARE NORMALLY UPDATED TWICE A DAY-IN THE MORNING AND EVENING. SEVEN DAY RIVER FORECASTS TAKE INTO ACCOUNT PAST PRECIPITATION...SOIL MOISTURE, ETC...AND PREDICTED FUTURE PRECIPITATION FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS. ...FOX RIVER AT NEW MUNSTER... - MAXIMUM (STAGES IN FT.) LATEST FORECAST FLOOD OBSERVED STAGE IN NEXT LOCATION STAGE STAGE/TIME/DAY 7 DAYS NEW MUNSTER 10.0 7.81 02 AM 07/13 10.80 01 AM 07/15 ...BELOW IS PREDICTED PRECIPITATION INFORMATION FOR THE LISTED SITES... (NMSW3) 6-HOUR PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS (IN.) NEW MUNSTER: 7 PM-1 AM 1.94 NEW MUNSTER: 1 AM-7 AM 0.28 NEW MUNSTER: 7 AM-1 PM 0.00 NEW MUNSTER: 1 PM-7 PM 0.00 $$