MADISON (WKOW) -- Temperatures warmed back to around 40 today with the assistance of strong winds gusting over 35 mph.
A quick-moving clipper system moved north of the area today. This system brought strong southwest winds which resulted in above normal temperatures.
Tonight the winds will stay stay strong, especially this evening, with wind gusts up to 40 mph.
Another mild day is expected Monday with partly sunny skies and highs near 40. A clipper storm system on Tuesday will bring a few flurries along with colder air. Highs on Tuesday will be in the mid 30s along with a few flurries. Wednesday will be colder with lows in the low teens and a high in the upper 20s. Another storm system will swing through the region Thursday, but we will be on the warm side of the system. A rain and snow mix in the morning will give way to all rain Thursday afternoon and night. Highs will reach the mid 40s. It will be colder for the Friday and the weekend with the possibility of flurries at times. Highs will be in the 30s, but these temps are still above average.