Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
AWUS83 KARX 181623
Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1023 AM CST Wed Jan 18 2017
Clouds over night held temperatures fairly steady, with lows mainly
in the upper 20s, to the lower 30s. But there were some breaks in
the clouds over parts of western and northern Minnesota, where lows
dipped into the teens.
Welcome sunshine moved back into the area today, at least for most.
Some stubborn clouds, and even fog, was lingering over parts of
southeast Minnesota, northeast Iowa, into southern Wisconsin. These
clouds will make a difference on temperatures today, with highs
expected mainly in the 30s, into the 40s over central Iowa. This
should help melt some of the ice that is still around.
As warmer air continues to push into the area, low temperatures
tonight will not drop much, and this will lead to the formation of
Looks like the next threat for precipitation is some rain, or wintry
mix, Thursday night into early Friday.