Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
AWUS83 KARX 192017
Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
317 PM CDT Wed Apr 19 2017
Scattered showers and isolated storms were moving through the area
during the afternoon hours on Wednesday. Temperatures ranged from
the 40s in areas of southeast Minnesota and northeast Iowa that
had received more rain, to the lower 60s in southwest Wisconsin.
The showers and storms will continue to move off to the northeast
through the early evening hours, with another round expected
behind them. Large hail and heavy rain will be the main threats
with these storms, with widespread rainfall totals of 1 inch and
localized totals of 2 to 3 inches possible. Otherwise, low
temperatures tonight will be in the 40s to lower 50s.
The rain will linger into Thursday, especially in areas along and
north of Interstate 94, before moving out of the area by Thursday
evening. High temperatures will be in the mid 40s to mid 50s.
Drier and slightly warmer weather is then on tap to close out the
work week, with highs reaching the mid 50s and lower 60s on