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FOX 47'S Seven Day Forecast

Sunday will be mostly cloudy and continued cool with scattered showers. High temperatures will be in the lower to middle 50s.

Monday will be partly sunny and a little milder with high temperatures in the lower 60s. Tuesday will be partly sunny, becoming breezy and milder with high temperatures in the upper 60s to around 70.

Scattered showers will develop from Tuesday night into Wednesday as a cold front slides through the area. Wednesday will be variably cloudy, breezy, and cooler as high temperatures drop back near 60.

Thursday will be partly sunny and pleasant with high temperatures remaining in the lower 60s. Friday will be partly sunny with high temperatures in the upper 60s to near 70 degrees.

Next weekend should be mild. Saturday will be partly sunny with high temperatures in the middle 70s. Sunday will be partly sunny and very mild with highs in the upper 70s to around 80.

SUNDAY:
Mostly cloudy and cool with scattered showers.
High: 54
Wind: NE 8-15 MPH

SUNDAY NIGHT:
Any showers ending early, then clearing skies.
Low: 39
Wind: N 5-10 MPH

MONDAY:
Partly sunny and milder.
High: 63
Wind: W 6-12 MPH

TUESDAY:
Partly sunny, becoming breezy and milder with scattered showers developing overnight.
Low: 42
High: 69

WEDNESDAY:
Variably cloudy, breezy and cooler with scattered showers, mainly early.
Low: 45
High: 59

THURSDAY:
Partly sunny and pleasant.
Low: 40
High: 61

FRIDAY:
Partly sunny and milder.
Low: 42
High: 68

SATURDAY:
Partly sunny and mild.
Low: 47
High: 74

SUNDAY:
Partly sunny and very mild.
Low: 53
High: 79 

- Last Updated By: Meteorologist Bob Lesh on Apr 30, 2016, 10:25 PM

Weather Links

Here are some weather related links for you to surf by.

NOAA Climate Outlook

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/climate/
National Weather Service High/Low temps across the country.

Wisconsin State Climatology Office

http://www.aos.wisc.edu/~sco/
Climate information resource for Wisconsin .

Wisconsin Road Conditions

http://www.dot.wisconsin.gov/travel/driving-cond.htm
Road conditions for the state of Wisconsin

International Space Station visibility

http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/realdata/sightings/
Naked-Eye Visibility Data for Madison, WI U.S.A.

National Climatic Data Center

http://lwf.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/climate/severeweather/extremes.html
(Follow the link to U.S. Local Storm Reports)
Are you looking for information on past severe weather in your area? Follow this link to the National Climatic Data Center to look up storm reports.

Heat Index Chart

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/om/heat/index.shtml
The Heat index is the apparent temperature you feel based on the combination of heat and humidity. Summer humidity can make temperatures in the 80s and 90s feel more like 100 degrees or hotter.

Wind Chill Chart

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/om/windchill/index.shtml
The wind chill is the apparent temperature your skin would feel if exposed to cold and windy conditions. This link will give you a chart to calculate the wind chill. In order to find the wind chill, all you need to know is the air temperature and the wind speed.

Wisconsin Climatology

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/climate/index.php?wfo=mkx (Milwaukee NWS Office)
http://www.nws.noaa.gov/climate/index.php?wfo=arx (LaCrosse NWS Office)
This site has a lot of local climate data for southern Wisconsin from the National Weather Service in Milwaukee.

National Hurricane Center

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/
This page is the home of the National Hurricane Center. It will give updated information on tropical storms and hurricanes in the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, The Gulf of Mexico, and the eastern Pacific Ocean.

Stardate Online Sky Almanac

http://stardate.org/nightsky/almanac
This is a good basic current astronomy page from the University of Texas. Any time of day mentioned will be current because they are in the central time zone. This page will update on the 1st of each month. The page shows the current month's moon phases, basic planet locations, and significant astronomical events.

Meteor Observing Calendar

http://www.imo.net/calendar/
This link will give you summaries on meteor showers throughout the year.

Weather Calculators

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/er/box/calculate2.html
With this link, you can convert temperature, air pressure, and wind speeds to different units. For example you can see what 20 degrees Celsius is in Fahrenheit. This page also allows you to calculate heat index, wind chill, and relative humidity.

Current Snow Reporting + ski report...

http://www.recnewsnet.com/reports.html
Click here for the latest ski conditions in Wisconsin and the Midwest.

"The real scoop on the snow"

http://www.realconditions.com/
If you're traveling around the country or around the world, get the latest ski conditions here.

Check here often to get updated seven day weather forecasts for Madison and central Wisconsin.

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Karin Swanson
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