Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
AWUS83 KARX 161611
Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1011 AM CST Mon Jan 16 2017
A wintry mix of freezing rain and sleet moved through areas along
and south of Interstate 90 during the morning hours on Monday.
Very slick roads and ice accumulations ranging from a glaze to one
tenth one tenth of an inch were reported. Low temperatures ranged
from near zero in central Wisconsin where there was less cloud
cover, to the 20s in northeast Iowa and southwest Wisconsin where
clouds were present most of the night.
The wintry mix will continue to spread north through the area
during the day, with the heaviest precipitation falling this
afternoon and evening. Temperatures will remain near freezing
during the day, so roads, especially those that are untreated,
will be quite slick. Lows tonight will be in the mid 20s to lower
Precipitation will continue into Tuesday before moving into
southeast Wisconsin by the late afternoon hours. Highs will be in
the lower to mid 30s, with temperatures continuing to warm through
the work week, reaching the upper 30s to mid 40s by Thursday.