Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
AWUS83 KARX 172030
Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
330 PM CDT SUN JUL 17 2016
Much of the local area is experiencing dry and breezy conditions
this afternoon, while areas of showers and thunderstorms pass by to
the north and south. Cloud cover is gradually decreasing from west
to east, allowing temperatures to rise into the upper 70s to mid 80s.
An isolated shower or thunderstorm cannot be completely ruled out
this afternoon and evening, but most locations should remain dry.
Cloud cover will continue to decrease tonight, with lows ranging
from the upper 50s in central Wisconsin to mid 60s in southern
Wisconsin and eastern Iowa. Patchy fog may develop in river valleys
Looking ahead, periodic chances for showers and thunderstorms will
pass through the region Monday night through Wednesday night. A
warming trend is expected this week, with highs reaching well into
the 90s on Thursday along with heat index values above 100 degrees.