Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI
AWUS83 KGRB 242209
Weather Summary for North-Central and Northeast Wisconsin
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
409 PM CST Fri Feb 24 2017
Cloudy skies prevailed across the area during the afternoon hours.
Drizzle, freezing rain and freezing drizzle was falling across
much of central and eastern Wisconsin, with mainly light snow and
flurries, along with some freezing drizzle, across north central
Wisconsin. Northeast winds gusted between 25 and 45 mph during the
morning hours, with gusts between 20 and 30 mph this afternoon.
The winds created some areas of blowing and drifting snow.
Temperatures at 4 PM ranged from the upper teens to lower 20s
across northern Wisconsin to the upper 20s to around 30 degrees
across the Fox Valley and lakeshore.
Drizzle and freezing drizzle will continue during the late
afternoon and evening hours across the area, then change over to
snow from west to east during the evening hours. Snow
accumulations tonight will be 1 to 3 inches for most locations,
with a few higher amounts possible over Vilas County and some
lower amounts closer to Lake Michigan. The snow will end Saturday
morning for most locations, except lingering snow showers will
continue through the day across Vilas County. Highs on Saturday
will be in the lower to middle 20s for most locations.
The snow and freezing drizzle will impact travel and cause
untreated roads to be slippery, so plan extra time if you are