MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) The extreme cold temperatures force Madison Public Schools to cancel classes for Tuesday, January 29. All school buildings will be closed for the entire day and evening. MSCR, athletics and other evening activities will also be canceled.
The district considers closing when temperatures below -25 degrees wind chill are forecasted, and those temperatures are forecasted starting tomorrow afternoon and continuing through the time that children would be transported home.
The district will also monitor the cold temperatures on Wednesday and Thursday and will communicate decisions as early as possible.