MADISON (WKOW) - Our main cold front will slowly push through today causing widespread rain and even a localized flood threat.
Because of this, a flash flood watch is in effect for Crawford, Grant, Richland and Vernon counties until 3 pm.
We are under a 'slight' level two risk for flooding today as we'll pick up a 0.5" to 1.5" widespread with hot spots getting up to 2".
Don't drive through or enter any flooded areas. Let us know if you see any and we'll pass along the report to the National Weather Service.
Passing showers and t-showers with a milder trend in the upper 60s and low 70s, though it stays muggy.
Rain chances taper this evening with clearing skies tonight and temps cooler in the low to mid 50s.
Friday looks pleasant with a bit of a breeze out of the NW and temps in the upper 60s. We'll start with lots of sunshine before clouds filter in through the afternoon.
Mostly to partly sunny on Saturday with temps in the upper 60s again.
Upper 60s to low 70s Sunday with lots of sunshine.
The warm up is back next week getting to the low and mid 70s Monday with a few showers possible later in the afternoon and evening.
Isolated shower and storm chances Tuesday and Wednesday with temps rebounding to the low 80s.