Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
AWUS83 KARX 130234
Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
830 PM CST Thu Jan 12 2017
Sunshine become widespread over the region today with the
afternoon temperatures topping out from 12 to 22 degrees. Which was
5 to 10 degrees below normal.
Arctic high pressure will build into the region tonight. This will
bring morning lows in the single digits below to teens
below zero, though reading`s across northern Wisconsin will drop
into the minus 20 below range.
Look for high temperatures to reach the single digits to mid teens
on Friday as clouds increase over the region. There will also be a
chance that portions of southeast Minnesota may see a dusting of
snow during the afternoon.
In the longer term, a winter storm may bring significant icing to
the southern half of Iowa on Sunday. This system then spreads into
our area Sunday night into Monday, possibly bringing snow, sleet,
freezing rain and rain to the region. As this system is still
several days off, there is still uncertainty on the timing and
placement of the preciptiation types.