Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
AWUS83 KARX 250224
Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
824 PM CST Tue Jan 24 2017
Patchy fog dissipated by the late morning hours on Tuesday, but
skies remained cloudy throughout the region. High temperatures
were in the 30s.
A winter storm has started its track through the area tonight,
with snow accumulations in the 3 to 9 inch range possible by the
end. Snowfall rates near an inch per hour are likely, with locally
higher rates possible. Roads will become snow-covered and
slippery, leading to hazardous travel, especially for the
Wednesday morning commute. Farther south in eastern Iowa and far
southern Wisconsin, more rain will be mixed with the snow.
Otherwise, low temperatures will be the lower 30s.
Snow will continue into Wednesday afternoon before finally
tapering off late Wednesday evening. Highs on Wednesday will be in
the lower to mid 30s. Temperatures will then cool a bit to end the
work week, as highs will be in the 20s to lower 30s.