Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS
AWUS83 KMKX 271020
WISCONSIN WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
520 AM CDT WED JUL 27 2016
High pressure stayed in control over the Badgerland during
the day Tuesday, bringing partly to mostly sunny skies across the
state. A trough of low pressure did arrive in northern Wisconsin
during the evening hours, which brought some isolated showers and
High temperatures were between 5 and 10 degrees above seasonal
averages across the state as highs reached into the mid to upper 80s.
Winds were light and variable for much of the day.
A few thunderstorms moved across the north during the evening and
overnight hours, with mostly clear skies in the south. Winds were
light overnight, becoming calm in many places. Patchy fog
developed in a few spots as a result. Low temperatures ranged from
the low 60s northwest, to mainly the mid and upper 60s elsewhere.
Showers and thunderstorms are likely in the north today, with the
best chance for storms then slowly sliding southward this evening
and overnight. A chance for showers and storms will linger across
roughly the southern two-thirds of the state on Thursday as a
weak system moves through. Temperatures will be a few degrees
above normal today, cooling to a couple degrees below normal for
Drier weather is expected Friday into the weekend under high
pressure, though a storm or two is not out of the question in the
south. Temperatures are expected to be within a couple degrees of
normal Friday through Sunday.
High temperatures today will range from the low and mid 70s
across northwest Wisconsin, to the mid 80s in the south.
Lows tonight will range from the mid and upper 50s in the north,
to the mid and upper 60s in the south.