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AWUS83 KMKX 110916
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WISCONSIN WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
315 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

.YESTERDAY...A WEAK AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE KEPT CONDITIONS DRY AND
PARTLY TO MOSTLY SUNNY FOR MUCH OF WISCONSIN WEDNESDAY. SOME LAKE
EFFECT CLOUDS NEAR THE LAKE SUPERIOR SNOWBELT KEPT NORTHERN PORTIONS
OF WISCONSIN UNDER MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES DURING THE DAY. HIGH
TEMPERATURES WERE ONCE AGAIN WELL BELOW SEASONAL AVERAGES AS HIGHS
WERE IN THE LOWER TO MID TEENS ACROSS THE STATE. NORTHWEST WINDS WERE
BETWEEN 5 AND 15 MILES PER HOUR.

.OVERNIGHT...SKIES WERE PARTLY CLOUDY ACROSS MUCH OF THE STATE WITH
MORE CLOUD COVER ACROSS FAR NORTHERN WISCONSIN WHERE SOME
FLURRIES OR SNOW SHOWERS WERE REPORTED AS WELL. TEMPERATURES VARIED
FROM THE SINGLE DIGITS AND TEENS BELOW ZERO IN THE NORTHWEST TO THE
SINGLE DIGITS ABOVE ACROSS MUCH OF THE EAST AND SOUTH.

.FORECAST...HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND ACROSS THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI
TODAY...CONTINUING THE BELOW-NORMAL TEMPERATURE TREND ACROSS THE
REGION. ANOTHER WEAK TROUGH WILL THEN MOVE ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES
TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...POSSIBLY BRUSHING FAR SOUTHERN WISCONSIN AND
NORTHERN ILLINOIS WITH SOME VERY LIGHT SNOW OR FLURRIES.

A LARGE COLDER HIGH IS THEN EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS WISCONSIN
SATURDAY...REACHING THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES SUNDAY. AS A TROUGH
MOVES TOWARD WISCONSIN...LIGHT SNOW SHOULD SPREAD INTO THE STATE
SUNDAY AND CONTINUE INTO MONDAY MORNING AS THE TROUGH EXITS.

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