Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
AWUS83 KARX 230927
Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
325 AM CST Thu Feb 23 2017
Low clouds were spreading across the region this morning.
Temperatures so far this morning were closer to the seasonable highs
rather than lows...ranging from the mid 20s over central
Minnesota...to the mid 40s in eastern Iowa.
February weather returns later tonight through Friday night as a
winter storm promises accumulating snow, rain, and wind. There is
even a chance for freezing precipitation. Snowfall amounts upwards
of a foot are possible for some, with the more favored locations
extending from northern Iowa into northwest Wisconsin. Winter storm
watches and warnings are in effect for parts of the region for
tonight through Friday night. There will be significant impacts to
travel, so plan ahead.
Keep up on the latest forecasts as just a small shift in the track
of the storm will have large in impacts on what precipitation falls
where, and how much.