Tuesday weather: Showers likely, thunderstorms possible

Seasonable with increasing clouds and a shower later today
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20 April, 2017

On Wednesday, the sun will rise at 6:43:00 a.m. and set at 8:15:42 p.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.

Tuesday's high in Madison was 70 at 5:39 p.m., 11 degrees above the normal high and 17 degrees below the record high of 87 for April 18, set in 1977.

Thursday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. With the increased cloud cover will come a drop in temperatures as highs struggle to make it to the lower 60s. Southeast wind around 7 miles per hour.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.

Monday Morning: Mostly cloudy and humid. South southwest wind 3 to 6 miles per hour. Low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

An inch or more of rain is possible over parts of southwest, central and northeast Wisconsin, with lower amounts forecast elsewhere.

There's a chance for thunderstorms after 2 p.m., and southwest wind will blow between 8 and 11 miles per hour.

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The Weather Service said quiet weather will follow after the system exits the region, with just a 20 percent chance for showers Monday night and Tuesday. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch are possible.

Rain chances increase Thursday night and Friday. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 62.

Thursday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

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