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WISCONSIN WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
420 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

.YESTERDAY...AS LOW PRESSURE MOVED NORTHEAST INTO UPPER
MICHIGAN...LIGHT SNOW OCCURRED IN PARTS OF NORTHERN WISCONSIN ON
THURSDAY WITH SCATTERED LIGHT RAIN IN CENTRAL SECTIONS.  SKIES WERE
MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE SOUTHERN PART OF THE STATE.

HIGH TEMPERATURES ON THURSDAY RANGED FROM 34 AT MANITOWISH WATERS
AND PHILLIPS TO 57 AT JANESVILLE...KENOSHA AND RACINE. THE NORMAL
HIGH TEMPERATURES FOR MID APRIL ARE MAINLY IN THE RANGE OF 55 TO 60.

WINDS ON THURSDAY STARTED OUT NORTHWESTERLY IN WESTERN WISCONSIN AND
SOUTHEASTERLY IN EASTERN WISCONSIN BUT BECAME NORTHWESTERLY OVER THE
ENTIRE STATE BY AFTERNOON.  WINDS SPEEDS WERE GENERALLY 5 TO 15
MILES AN HOUR IN NORTHERN WISCONSIN AND 10 TO 20 MILES AN HOUR WITH
SOME GUSTS TO 25 MILES AN HOUR IN SOUTHERN SECTIONS.

.OVERNIGHT...EVENING SKIES WERE MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SOME CLEARING
PROGRESSING EASTWARD IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN. TEMPERATURES DROPPED
OFF INTO THE TEENS TO LOW 20S IN THE NORTHWEST WITH MAINLY THE 30S
ELSEHWERE.

.FORECAST... HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION THROUGH
TONIGHT...BRINGING QUIET WEATHER TO THE BADGERLAND.

A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL THEN SAG SOUTHEAST INTO WISCONSIN
LATER ON SATURDAY...MOVING SLOWLY TOWARD SOUTHERN WISCONSIN BY
SUNDAY MORNING. RAIN IS LIKELY ACROSS FAR NORTHWEST WISCONSIN ON
SATURDAY WITH THE REST OF THE STATE LOOKING DRY AND MILD...THOUGH
COOLER NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN. LOOK FOR THE RAIN CHANCES TO SPREAD SOUTH
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...BUT TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN ON THE MILD
SIDE.

THE WEATHER WILL REMAIN UNSETTLED INTO MONDAY AS ANOTHER LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE AREA. BUT...IT LOOKS DRY AND MILD
TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE DRIFTS ACROSS THE GREAT
LAKES REGION.

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HAHN/PC



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