Rainy Morning and a Sunny Midday, Possible Thunderstorms in the Afternoon

Temperatures remain in the low to mid 80s Wednesday through Friday, with isolated rain chances beginning Thursday, and more widespread rain chances returning Friday and Saturday.

A strengthening southwest flow will result in gusty winds up to 30 miles per hour. Wind: E 5-10 miles per hour. North northwest wind 7 to 15 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 21 miles per hour. Partly cloudy skies will follow into tonight, with a low around 57. High: 93. Wind: SE 5-10 miles per hour.

Gauteng: Fine and cool, becoming partly cloudy in places from the afternoon. After today, rain chances should decrease. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. If the system moves to the north closer to our area, we could see increased rain chances by the second-half of this week.

Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Today - A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4 p.m. Chance of rain is 40 percent.

Officially, 0.15 inches of precipitation was recorded at the Dane County Regional Airport on Monday, boosting Madison's June and meteorological summer (June through August) precipitation total to 3.35 inches, 0.47 inches above normal. Saturday night, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

An area of high pressure noses into New England on Thursday, giving way to a pleasant and seasonable day with sunny skies and highs reaching to near 80 degrees south and mid to upper 70s across the north. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86 degrees.

  • Leroy Wright