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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 Drought Monitor

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.

FGUS73 KMKX 210937
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