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WISCONSIN WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
300 AM CST MON FEB 23 2015

.YESTERDAY...ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE SLID SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE NORTHERN
PLAINS. AS A RESULT...WISCONSIN HAD SUNNY SKIES AND BRISK NORTHWEST
WINDS. HIGH TEMPERATURES OCCURRED JUST AFTER MIDNIGHT BEFORE
THE ARCTIC AIR PLUNGED INTO THE STATE AND BROUGHT COLDER
TEMPERATURES DURING THE DAY. DAYTIME HIGH TEMPERATURES RANGED
FROM 1 BELOW IN THE NORTH TO 15 ABOVE IN THE FAR SOUTHEAST.

.OVERNIGHT...IT WAS CLEAR AND VERY COLD ACROSS THE BADGERLAND DURING
THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. TEMPERATURES DROPPED OFF INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS
AND TEENS BELOW ZERO.

.FORECAST...NORTHWEST WINDS AHEAD OF HIGH PRESSURE MOVING INTO THE
UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY IS BRINGING ANOTHER BLAST OF ARCTIC AIR TO
THE UPPER MIDWEST ALONG WITH BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS.

THE COLD HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL REACH THE MID MISSISSIPPI AND
OHIO RIVER VALLEYS TODAY...WITH LOW PRESSURE TRACKING ACROSS CANADA.
BRISK SOUTHWEST WINDS BETWEEN THESE TWO SYSTEMS WILL LEAD TO A BRIEF
MODERATION IN TEMPERATURES TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

YET ANOTHER SURGE OF VERY COLD AIR WILL AFFECT NORTHERN WISCONSIN
LATER TUESDAY...AND THE REST OF THE STATE TUESDAY NIGHT. THE VERY
COLD AIR WILL THEN REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH THE END OF THE WORK
WEEK...AS ANOTHER COLD HIGH MOVES ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES REGION.

LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPING OVER THE OKLAHOMA AREA MAY SPREAD SNOW INTO
WISCONSIN SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY.

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