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WISCONSIN WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
415 AM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

.YESTERDAY...

THE DAY BEGAN WITH CLOUDY SKIES ACROSS WISCONSIN AND LIGHT SNOW
IN THE SOUTHWESTERN PORTIONS OF THE STATE THANKS TO A PASSING LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM. HIGH PRESSURE BUILT IN FROM THE WEST THROUGH THE
DAY...USHERING THE CLOUDS OUT OF THE NORTHWEST IN THE MORNING AND
COMPLETELY OUT OF THE STATE BY SUNSET. NORTHWEST WINDS ASSOCIATED
WITH THE HIGH ALLOWED VERY COLD ARCTIC AIR TO FILTER INTO THE
STATE...AND HIGH TEMPERATURES ONLY MADE IT TO THE MID SINGLE
DIGITS IN NORTHERN WISCONSIN AND TO AROUND 20 IN SOUTHERN
WISCONSIN.

.OVERNIGHT...

OTHER THAN SOME LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS IN THE FAR NORTHERN LAKE
SUPERIOR SNOW BELT...STRONG HIGH PRESSURE BROUGHT MOSTLY CLEAR
SKIES TO WISCONSIN OVERNIGHT. TEMPERATURES WERE VERY COLD...WITH
LOWS RANGING FROM 10 TO 15 BELOW NORTHWEST AWAY FROM LAKE
SUPERIOR...TO AROUND ZERO IN THE FAR SOUTHEAST. WIND CHILLS
BOTTOMED ABOUT IN THE 20 TO 30 BELOW RANGE...THE COLDEST IN THE
NORTH.

.FORECAST...

STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES TODAY...BUT
TEMPERATURES WILL BE WELL BELOW SEASONAL NORMALS.

LOW PRESSURE WILL BRING SNOW ACROSS THE STATE SUNDAY AND SUNDAY
NIGHT. CURRENT FORECAST TOTALS RANGE FROM AROUND AN INCH IN THE
NORTH...TO 3 TO 5 INCHES IN THE SOUTHWEST.

THERE COULD BE A LITTLE LIGHT SNOW AT TIMES MONDAY AND TUESDAY AS
A COUPLE OF WEAK SYSTEMS MOVE THROUGH...BUT IT SHOULD BE MAINLY
DRY EARLY IN THE WEEK. TEMPERATURES WILL RECOVER TO AROUND NORMAL
VALUES FOR THIS TIME PERIOD.

AFTER A COLDER DAY WEDNESDAY...MILDER TEMPERATURES MAY BE IN
STORE BY LATE NEXT WEEK.

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BSH/DDV


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