Regional Weather Summary
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Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1030 AM CST Tue Feb 14 2017

During the overnight, skies were clear to partly cloudy, while a
cold front dropped into northern Minnesota. The low temperatures
ranged in the 20s to lower 30s.

The cold front will drop south afternoon and will be located across
the northern portions of Iowa and Illinois by this evening. The
front may bring a few rain or snow showers across the central and
northern portions of Wisconsin, but the main impact is going to be
increasingly gusty northwest winds. Wind gusts this afternoon in a
30 to 35 mph are expected, especially across the open areas of
southern Minnesota and northern Iowa. High temperatures will range
in the mid 30s to lower 40s.

The winds will slowly ease overnight, but still remain on the breezy
side. Temperatures will slip into the mid teens to lower 20s. The
high temperatures on Wednesday will be a little cooler, with highs
mostly in the low and mid 30s, though mid 20s across northern

In the longer term, temperatures then start to recover on Thursday
with highs in the low and mid 40s along and west of the Mississippi
river, and the 30s to the east. Temperatures continue to climb on
Friday, with readings reaching the mid 40s to upper 50s, with even
60s across north central Iowa into south central Minnesota.


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