Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
AWUS83 KARX 180907
Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
407 AM CDT Sat Mar 18 2017
Cloudy skies and brisk northwest winds were the rule across the
Upper Midwest during the late evening and overnight hours. A few
sprinkles or flurries spread across Wisconsin. Early morning
temperatures ranged from around 20 in far northwest Minnesota to
the lower 40s in northeast Illinois.
Clouds are going to persist over most of the region into mid
morning, then slowly decrease from west to east during the late
morning and afternoon hours. The northwest winds will continue but
slowly decrease through the day as well. Look for highs to range
from some mid and upper 30s across the northland, to the lower 50s
in southern Iowa.
A cooler night is in store for the area tonight as a ridge of
high pressure drifts across the region. With mostly clear skies
and lighter winds, look for lows to range from the 20s across the
northland into central Wisconsin, to the mid 30s in southwest
A warmer day, with highs mostly in the 50s, is expected for
Sunday as southerly flow returns to the region.