Pleasant weather for Sunday, tropical rains may move into Wisconsin next week -Dana

Alert Days are in the forecast for Tuesday and Wednesday of next week for possible heavy rain from the remnants of Tropical Storm Cristobal. There also may be a severe weather threat on Tuesday afternoon.

Skies will become variably cloudy tonight; low temperatures will be in the middle 50s by morning. There will be a chance of showers early Sunday, mainly north of Madison, otherwise, skies will become partly sunny with high temperatures in the upper 70s.

Warmer weather arrives early next week. Monday will be mostly sunny, and it will be breezy and very warm with high temperatures in the upper 80s, while heat index readings may reach the lower 90s.

By Tuesday, remnants of Tropical Storm Cristobal are likely to interact with an approaching cold front. As a result, skies will become mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms developing. It will be breezy, warm and more humid; high temperatures will be in the lower 80s. Heavy rain and strong thunderstorms are possible Tuesday afternoon.

Wednesday will be mostly cloudy, breezy, and not as warm with showers and isolated thunderstorms. High temperatures will be in the middle 70s. Rainfall accumulations from Tuesday through Wednesday could be between one and three inches.

A cooler and drier pattern is expected for the end of next week and through next weekend. Thursday will be partly sunny with a slight chance of an afternoon shower or thunderstorm. High temperatures will be in the middle 70s. Friday will be mostly sunny and cool with high temperatures in the lower 70s. Saturday and Sunday will be mostly sunny and mild; high temperatures will be in the lower 70s on Saturday and in the middle 70s on Sunday.

For the following Monday, chances for showers and thunderstorms will return. It will be partly sunny and warm with high temperatures near 80 degrees. Tuesday will also be partly sunny and warm, though there will only be a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. High temperatures will be in the lower 80s.

OVERNIGHT:
Variable cloudiness and cooler.
Low: 54
Wind: E 8-15 MPH

SUNDAY:
A chance of showers early, mainly north of Madison, otherwise, becoming partly sunny.
High: 78
Wind: E 8-15 MPHTomorrow Multi City

SUNDAY NIGHT:
Mostly clear and milder.
Low: 61
Wind: SE 6-12 MPH

MONDAY:
Mostly sunny, breezy and very warm.
High: 89; Heat Index: 90 to 95
Wind: S 10-20 MPH

TUESDAY:
Becoming mostly cloudy, breezy, warm and more humid with showers and thunderstorms developing; some thunderstorms may have heavy rainfall.
Low: 66
High: 83

WEDNESDAY:
Mostly cloudy, breezy and not as warm with showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Low: 64
High: 76

THURSDAY:
Partly sunny and pleasant with a slight chance of an afternoon shower or thunderstorm.
Low: 56
High: 74

FRIDAY:
Mostly sunny and cool.
Low: 53
High: 71

SATURDAY:
Mostly sunny and continued cool.
Low: 50
High: 72

SUNDAY:
Mostly sunny and mild.
Low: 52
High: 75

MONDAY:
Partly sunny, breezy and warm with a chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Low: 56
High: 80

TUESDAY:
Partly sunny, warm, and a little more humid with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Low: 60
High: 82

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