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WISCONSIN WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
320 AM CDT TUE AUG 25 2015

.YESTERDAY...A STRONG UPPER LOW PRESSURE AREA CENTERED NORTH OF LAKE
SUPERIOR PUSHED VERY COOL AND MOIST AIR INTO WISCONSIN ON MONDAY ON
GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS. THIS COMBINATION OF CONDITIONS BROUGHT
WIDESPREAD LOW LEVEL CLOUD COVER TO THE ENTIRE STATE...AND SOME
SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS TO NORTHERN AND CENTRAL SECTIONS.

HIGH TEMPERATURES WERE WELL BELOW NORMAL FOR LATE AUGUST.  FOUR
SITES IN NORTHEAST WISCONSIN BROKE THEIR RECORD LOW MAXIMUM
TEMPERATURES FOR AUGUST 25.  HIGH TEMPERATURES MONDAY RANGED FROM
ONLY 53 AT LAND O LAKES TO 73 AT JANESVILLE.  THE NORMAL HIGH
TEMPERATURES FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR ARE IN THE RANGE OF 75 TO 81.

WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASED TO 15 TO 25 MILES AN HOUR DURING
THE DAY AND THERE WERE SOME GUSTS UP TO AROUND 35 MILES AN HOUR IN
SOME AREAS.

.OVERNIGHT...SKIES CONTINUED MOSTLY CLOUDY ACROSS WISCONSIN. SOME
SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS CONTINUED IN THE NORTHEAST PART OF THE
STATE. TEMPERATURES DROPPED OFF INTO THE UPPER 40S TO UPPER 50S.

.FORECAST...NORTHWEST WINDS BETWEEN LOW PRESSURE EXITING TO THE
NORTHEAST OF THE GREAT LAKES AND HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING SOUTH OUT OF
CANADA WILL CONTINUE TO PUMP COOL AIR INTO THE BADGERLAND THROUGH
THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK.

SHOWERS CHANCES WILL PERSIST OVER FAR NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN TODAY
...OTHERWISE LOOK FOR DRY WEATHER ACROSS THE REST OF THE REGION INTO
THURSDAY.

TEMPERATURES WILL SLOWLY WARM A FEW DEGREES EACH DAY THIS WEEK WITH
READINGS REACHING MORE NORMAL LEVELS THIS WEEKEND.

A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHING THE AREA LATER THIS WEEK WILL
BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR A THUNDERSTORM TO WESTERN WISCONSIN
THURSDAY NIGHT...THEN OVER THE REMAINDER OF THE STATE FRIDAY INTO
SATURDAY.

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HAHN/PC


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