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WISCONSIN WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
515 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.YESTERDAY...

A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE MADE ITS WAY INTO THE BADGERLAND
SATURDAY...BRINGING PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES TO MUCH OF THE
STATE. SOUTHERN WISCONSIN SAW PARTLY TO MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES AS THE
CLOUDS MAINLY STAYED IN THE NORTHERN HALF OF THE STATE. SOME LIGHT
SHOWERS ALSO MADE THEIR WAY INTO WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN.
TEMPERATURES WERE WELL ABOVE NORMAL VALUES DUE TO THE BREAKS IN THE
CLOUD COVER...WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES REACHING INTO THE 70S ACROSS
THE STATE WITH SOME 80S IN THE SOUTHERN PART. WINDS WERE MAINLY FROM
THE SOUTH AND WEST THROUGHOUT THE DAY WITH SPEEDS BETWEEN 5 AND 15
MILES PER HOUR. WIND GUSTS REACHED UP TO 25 MILES PER HOUR IN SOME
LOCATIONS.

.OVERNIGHT...

A FEW SHOWERS MOVED THROUGH WESTERN PORTIONS OF WISCONSIN OVERNIGHT.
THESE WERE ASSOCIATED WITH LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPING IN THE PLAINS.
MID LEVEL AND HIGH CLOUDS WERE PREVALENT ACROSS THE STATE. THIS KEPT
TEMPERATURES FROM GETTING VERY COLD OVERNIGHT. LOWS WERE IN THE
UPPER 40S AND LOWER 50S... EXCEPT UPPER 50S NEAR THE ILLINOIS
BORDER.

.FORECAST...

LOW PRESSURE OVER THE PLAINS WILL DRAW MOISTURE INTO THE UPPER
MIDWEST AND WESTERN GREAT LAKES REGIONS TODAY INTO MEMORIAL DAY.
RAIN AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIFT NORTHWARD ACROSS WISCONSIN
THROUGH THE DAY AND INTO TONIGHT.

ANOTHER ROUND OF RAIN SHOWERS WITH A FEW THUNDERSTORMS IS EXPECTED
TO SWING SOUTHWEST TO NORTH THROUGH THE STATE LATE TONIGHT INTO
MONDAY MORNING. SOUTHERN WISCONSIN AND PARTS OF NORTHERN WISCONSIN
SHOULD SEE A BREAK IN THE RAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON AS STRONG SOUTHWEST
WINDS USHER DRIER AIR INTO THE AREA. THE THUNDERSTORM CHANCES RESUME
MONDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE OFF AND ON THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK
WITH TEMPERATURES REMAINING SLIGHTLY ABOVE SEASONAL NORMS.

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JTS/MRC



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