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WISCONSIN WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
430 AM CST SUN JAN 31 2016

.YESTERDAY...

A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRESSURE BROUGHT PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES TO
WISCONSIN DURING THE DAY SATURDAY. LIGHT SNOW FELL ACROSS THE
NORTHERN PART OF THE STATE...WITH SOME LIGHT RAIN DURING THE
EVENING HOURS ACROSS THE CENTRAL PART. HIGH TEMPERATURES WERE WELL
ABOVE SEASONAL NORMALS...WITH MOST LOCATIONS SEEING HIGHS NEARLY 15
TO 20 DEGREES ABOVE AVERAGE. HIGH TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE UPPER
30S INTO THE LOWER 40S ACROSS THE STATE.

.OVERNIGHT...

LIGHT RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG AFFECTED CENTRAL WISCONSIN OVERNIGHT AS
WEAK LOW PRESSURE TRACKED INTO THE MIDWEST. IT WAS CLOUDY ELSEWHERE
ACROSS THE STATE. LOW TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE MID 20S NORTHWEST
TO THE MID 30S SOUTH AND EAST.

.FORECAST...

WEAK LOW PRESSURE TRACKING ACROSS THE MIDWEST WILL BRING PERIODS OF
LIGHT RAIN TO CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN WISCONSIN TODAY. THE RAIN WILL
TRANSITION TO SNOW AS IT ENDS FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST THIS
EVENING. HIGH TEMPERATURES TODAY WILL RANGE FROM THE MID 30S
NORTHWEST TO THE LOWER 40S SOUTHEAST. LOWS TONIGHT WILL BE IN THE
20S.

DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY TAKE HOLD OF THE AREA AND BRING QUIET
WEATHER WITH PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES ON MONDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN
MILD IN THE 30S. THEN A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK FROM
THE PLAINS TO THE GREAT LAKES ON TUESDAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL BRING A
SWATH OF HEAVY SNOW TO SOUTHWEST... CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST WISCONSIN
TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT. SNOW WILL CHANGE OVER TO RAIN IN
SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING AND LIMIT THE
SNOWFALL TOTALS. QUIET AND COLDER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE
REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.


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JTS/MRC



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