Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWUS83 KMKX 200803
Wisconsin Weather Summary
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
300 AM CDT Thu Apr 20 2017
An area of showers brushed far southern Wisconsin towards midday.
More showers then spread into western and southern Wisconsin during
the afternoon hours. Highs reached the upper 40s to mid 50s in the
north with mid 50s to low 60s in the south, However areas near Lake
Michigan were much cooler in the mid to upper 40s.
Skies were partly to mostly cloudy across the Badgerland during the
overnight hours. There were showers and thunderstorms that crossed
the state with some severe weather in the south. There were reports
of downed trees in the southeast. Temperatures dropped off into the
upper 30s to mid 40s.
A strong low will reach Central Wisconsin this morning, and will
bring showers along with it today. Over far northern Wisconsin the
rain may mix with snow into tonight as the low moves off into
Dry weather is then expected for most of the state over the weekend
as high pressure moves across the Great Lakes. A weak front may
bring some showers to the far north late Saturday night.