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Madison, WI, United States

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Past articles by Charlie:

Cooler temperatures move in, spark midday severe weather alerts

Key Takeaways * Showers and Thunderstorms This Morning * Afternoon Sunshine * Turning Cooler MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - A cold front is moving in from the west. This front has generated showers and thunderstorms across the region to start off the day. Once the front moves through, the rain will come to an end and some sunshine will return for the afternoon. A few more showers will be possible this… → Read More

Partly Cloudy and Warm Today

Key Takeaways * Warm and sticky conditions today * Rain chances tonight * Beautiful weekend weather Partly cloudy and warm conditions are expected for today. A cold front is approaching from the north and it will trigger a few scattered showers and storms through the evening and overnight hours. Highs expected into the lower to middle 80s. We will wrap up the work week with a chance of some… → Read More

Rain Likely this Evening

Key Takeaways * Increasing clouds this afternoon * Rain likely this evening * Warmer through the middle of the week High pressure just to our south will bring more sunshine to southern Wisconsin today. As this ridge slides further to our east, our next weather-maker to move in during the evening. A cold front will sweep in from the north, sparking up a few showers and thunderstorms as it passes… → Read More

Sunny and Hot Today

Key Takeaways * Highs near 90 today * Rain likely Saturday morning * Sunny and cooler Sunday High pressure remains in control and that means quiet conditions through the end of the week. Today will feature mostly sunny skies and hot temperatures around 90 degrees. Despite the heat, humidity will be tolerable. Clouds quickly return Friday night with storms likely by Saturday morning. Saturday… → Read More

Beautiful Weather Expected Today

Key Takeaways * Sunny and warm today * Sunny and warm Thursday * Chance of thunderstorms Saturday Pleasant late June weather is expected for today. Wind will be northwesterly and it will usher in some drier and more pleasant air. Highs this afternoon will reach the lower and middle 80, but with lower humidity levels, it will feel very comfortable. High pressure will continue to dominate the… → Read More

A Nice Weekend Ahead

FIRST ALERT DAY MONDAY AND TUESDAY - Excessive Heat and Humidity → Read More

Sunny and Pleasant Conditions in the Days to Come

Key Takeaways * Breezy and warm today * Sunshine and milder temperatures over the next several days * FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY MONDAY AND TUESDAY OF NEXT WEEK - Excessive heat and humidity Quieter conditions will be seen across southern Wisconsin over the next several days. Behind a cold front, which generated severe thunderstorms, high pressure will be taking over. This ridge will bring in… → Read More


Key Takeaways * Sunny, Hot & Humid Today * Heat Advisory in effect * Chance of thunderstorms this evening Today is the first day of summer and it will be very summer-like weatherwise. Hot and humid conditions are expected with highs reaching the middle to upper 90s. Breezy southwesterly winds and plenty of sunshine will be seen through the day. With high humidity, heat indices will reach to… → Read More

Sunny and Pleasant Today

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - High pressure will be back in control today. Sunny and pleasant conditions are anticipated. Temperatures will be a little warmer than those we have we have experienced over the past few days. Highs are expected in the middle 70s. Another area of low pressure will pass by to the south on Friday and we could see a few scattered showers later in the day. A few scattered… → Read More

Partly Sunny and Milder Today

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Weak high pressure will bring partial sunshine and pleasant conditions for today. Temperatures will be a little warmer today with highs expected in the middle 70s. Another area of low pressure is set to impact our weather through the middle of the week. The low is currently over the Plains and will be passing by to the south of here over the next 36 hours. Milder… → Read More

Cooler Temperatures for the Rest of the Week

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Quite a bit of sunshine, but cooler temperatures are on the way over the next several days. A cold front passed through overnight and will exit to the east of here today. Behind it, both temperatures and humidity levels have dropped. Northwesterly wind will draw in cooler air today. Highs today will reach the upper 60s and lower 70s. Average highs for this time of the year… → Read More

Cool Temperatures Continue

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Seasonally cool temperatures will continue for the next several days. Easterly wind will to usher in below average temperatures. Highs today will only reach the middle 60s. Average highs for this time of the year are in the lower 70s. Low pressure will be developing over the southern Plains and moving northward toward us. That low will bring our next opportunity at rain.… → Read More

Mostly Sunny and Milder Today

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - High pressure has built in overnight and skies have cleared. Sunshine and milder temperatures are expected today. Highs will be near 60 degrees this afternoon with lighter wind. Another area of low pressure is expected to pass through later in the week. Chances of rain begin again later Thursday afternoon. Rain then will be likely later Thursday night with and into Friday.… → Read More


MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Low pressure to the southwest of here will begin to make its way northeastward today. This low and its associated warm front will bring milder temperatures to southern Wisconsin today. We will see more clouds than sun today, but at least some sun should peak through at times. Milder temperatures, but increasing winds are on the way for the weekend.(wmtv)Clouds will hang… → Read More

Cool Temperatures Will Continue Through the Week

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - High pressure located to the north of us will bring some sunshine, but continued cool conditions to the region today. The wind today will be out of the northeast and it will be a little lighter running at 5 to 10 mph. Clouds will increase again tonight as a warm front to the southwest strengthens and begins to bring some low-level moisture back into the region. Milder… → Read More

Cooler Temperatures Through the Week

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Strong low pressure located to the north will continue to influence the weather around here for today. This is the low that helped generate very strong wind through the weekend. Wind will not be quite as strong today, but still a bit on the breezy side with Westerly wind at 10-15 mph. High pressure will build in from the west overnight and clear out the cloudiness. Below… → Read More

A Windy and Warm Weekend Forecast

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Strong low pressure is developing over the central Rockies and this low will dominate the weather around here through the weekend. The warm front associated with this low will bring rain and thunderstorms to the region today as it approaches from the south. Highs today will only reach the lower 50s but behind the front, tomorrow’s highs will reach the middle 70s to near 80… → Read More

Cloudy and Windy with Rain Likely Today

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Low pressure located to the northwest of here will pass by to the north over the next 24 hours. This low has already pushed clouds into the region and rain will become likely by later this afternoon. Rain is expected to continue through the region before high pressure takes over again tomorrow. This ridge will bring plenty of sunshine to the region, but and temperatures… → Read More

Sunshine Returns Today

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - High pressure will be building in from the west today. This ridge will bring plenty of sunshine to the region, but with northwesterly wind, temperatures will be cool once again. Highs are expected in the upper 40s, about 10 degrees below average. Low pressure will make its way toward us from the west and bring a chance of showers back to the area by Wednesday. Temperatures… → Read More

Breezy, With Rain and Snow Today

Wind will be gusting to 30 mph with highs only in the upper 30s. → Read More