Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
AWUS83 KARX 051636
Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1035 AM CST Mon Dec 5 2016
During the overnight, areas of fog formed across the region under
mostly cloudy skies. The overnight lows ranged from the mid 20s to
A cold front will enter Minnesota and Iowa later today and then
push eastward of the Mississippi river Tuesday. This will make today
the warmest day expected this week, with temperatures dropping on
Tuesday. A few sprinkles or flurries may be seen with fronts passage,
however any measurable snow will stay far to the north.
Looking at the temperatures, expect highs this afternoon range in
the mid 30s to near 40 degrees, then mid and upper 20s overnight.
The passage of the cold front on Tuesday will allow for little if
any temperature rise, while a gusty west wind will add a bitter wind
chill. Then Tuesday night readings will drop into a 15 to 20 degree
In the longer term, expect highs Wednesday through Friday to only
reach the teens to lower 20s.