Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
AWUS83 KARX 220114
Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
814 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016
Showers and thunderstorms moved through central and western portions
of Wisconsin this afternoon and evening. Some storms were strong to
severe, producing damaging winds and heavy rain. Hot and humid
conditions dominated the region today, with afternoon highs in the
lower to mid 90s and heat indices ranging from 100 to 115.
Chances for showers and thunderstorms will continue across southern
Wisconsin into the overnight. Low temperatures will remain warm,
ranging from the upper 60s in central Wisconsin to mid 70s across
southern Wisconsin and northeast Iowa.
The warm and humid weather will continue on Friday, with highs in
the lower to mid 90s and heat indices in the upper 90s to near 105
in southwest Wisconsin and northeast Iowa. Saturday will bring a bit
of relief, with temperatures in the mid to upper 80s and widespread
precipitation chances moving in Saturday night.