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WISCONSIN WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
250 AM CST WED FEB 10 2016

.YESTERDAY...AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE CENTERED OVER THE GREAT LAKES
REGION BROUGHT PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW ACROSS WISCONSIN TUESDAY.
PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES COVERED THE BADGERLAND...WITH SOME
CLEARING OCCURRING IN THE WESTERN ONE-THIRD OF THE STATE IN THE
EVENING. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS RANGED FROM A FEW TENTHS TO ONE INCH.

HIGH TEMPERATURES WERE WELL BELOW SEASONAL NORMALS AS HIGHS RANGED
FROM THE SINGLE DIGITS AND LOWER TEENS IN THE NORTHERN PART OF THE
STATE TO THE MID TO UPPER TEENS IN THE SOUTH.

NORTHWEST WINDS WERE BETWEEN 5 AND 25 MILES PER HOUR...WITH WIND
GUSTS UP TO 30 MILES PER HOUR.

.OVERNIGHT...A FEW SNOW SHOWERS AND FLURRIES AFFECTED FAR EASTERN
WISCONSIN. IN ADDITION THERE WAS OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
LAKE SUPERIOR SNOWBELT. A GOOD DEAL OF CLOUD COVER PERSISTED IN THE
EAST AND ACROSS THE NORTH. TEMPERATURES VARIED FROM THE SINGLE
DIGITS TO THE LOWER TEENS.

.FORECAST...A LARGE BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO
SHIFT EAST OF THE BADGERLAND TODAY. MEANWHILE HIGH PRESSURE WILL
EXTEND ACROSS THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI THROUGH THURSDAY...WITH A WEAK
TROUGH BRIEFLY MOVING ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES THURSDAY NIGHT AND
FRIDAY.

A LARGE COLD HIGH IS THEN EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS WISCONSIN
SATURDAY...REACHING THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES SUNDAY. AS A TROUGH
MOVES TOWARD WISCONSIN LIGHT SNOW SHOULD SPREAD INTO THE STATE
SUNDAY AND CONTINUE INTO MONDAY MORNING AS THE TROUGH EXITS.

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