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 211040 ESFMKX WIC111-211640- HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI 440 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017 Runoff from recent rainfall has caused the river to rise and it may reach flood stage. 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. ...Baraboo River at Baraboo... - Maximum (stages in ft.) Latest forecast Flood observed stage in next Location stage stage/time/day 7 days Baraboo 16.0 12.09 03 AM 01/21 16.50 12 AM 01/24 ...Below is predicted 48 hour precipitation information in 6 hour increments for the listed sites... Baraboo: 6 am-noon Sat Jan 21 0.00 Baraboo: noon-6 pm Sat Jan 21 0.00 Baraboo: 6 pm-midn Sat Jan 21 0.00 Baraboo: midn-6 am Sun Jan 22 0.00 Baraboo: 6 am-noon Sun Jan 22 0.00 Baraboo: noon-6 pm Sun Jan 22 0.00 Baraboo: 6 pm-midn Sun Jan 22 0.00 Baraboo: midn-6 am Mon Jan 23 0.00 $$