Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
AWUS83 KARX 181525
Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1025 AM CDT THU AUG 18 2016
Clear skies and light winds overnight led to fog in river valleys
and in a few other areas, especially northeast Iowa. Low
temperatures were mainly in the 60s.
Today will be warm and humid with temperatures in the mid 80s to
near 90. Some showers and storms are possible in parts of
southeast Minnesota and west central Wisconsin during the early
afternoon hours. More showers and storms are then possible
beginning late tonight, mainly north of Interstate 90. Low
temperatures will be in the mid to upper 60s.
Another round of storms is possible Friday afternoon and into
Friday night, with the possibility of some being strong to severe.
For the weekend, unseasonably cool temperatures will be the main
story, with highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s. There are also
chances of showers and thunderstorms on Saturday, with some
lingering east of the Mississippi River on Sunday morning.