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WISCONSIN WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
530 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

.YESTERDAY...

AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WAS IN CONTROL OVER THE BADGERLAND FOR MUCH
OF THE DAY SATURDAY...KEEPING CONDITIONS QUIET AND SUNNY. BY THE
EVENING...AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MOVED INTO THE REGION...BRINGING
SOME LIGHT SNOW TO SOUTHERN WISCONSIN. TEMPERATURES WERE ONCE
AGAIN WELL BELOW SEASONAL AVERAGES...AS HIGHS WERE IN THE UPPER
TEENS TO LOWER 20S ACROSS THE STATE. WINDS WERE MAINLY FROM THE
SOUTH FOR MUCH OF THE DAY...WITH SPEEDS BETWEEN 5 AND 15 MILES
PER HOUR.

.OVERNIGHT...

LIGHT SNOW PERSISTED ACROSS MUCH OF WISCONSIN OVERNIGHT AS LOW
PRESSURE APPROACHED FROM THE PLAINS. LOW TEMPERATURES WERE IN THE
SINGLE DIGITS AND LOWER TEENS.

.FORECAST...

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR VERY LIGHT SNOW ACROSS THE STATE TODAY AS
WEAK LOW PRESSURE PASSES THROUGH THE MIDWEST. SOUTHWEST TO WESTERLY
WINDS WILL USHER WARMER AIR INTO THE REGION... WITH HIGHS TOPPING
OUT IN THE 20S TODAY. LOW TEMPERATURES TONIGHT WILL DROP INTO THE
SINGLE DIGITS UNDER CLEAR SKIES. HIGH PRESSURE CROSSING THE REGION
WILL ALLOW FOR QUIET WEATHER ON MONDAY WITH HIGHS IN THE 20S ONCE
AGAIN.

A RATHER VIGOROUS WEATHER SYSTEM WILL HIT THE AREA LATER MONDAY
NIGHT AND TUESDAY...BRINGING WIDESPREAD SNOWFALL TO THE BADGERLAND.
THE MAJORITY OF SNOW WILL FALL TUESDAY MORNING. A WINTRY MIX OF
SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN MAY SPREAD INTO FAR SOUTHERN WISCONSIN AS
WARMER AIR PUSHES NORTH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

ONE MORE COLD SNAP WILL FOLLOW THAT SYSTEM WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.
THEN LOOK FOR MILD AND QUIET WEATHER FOR NEXT WEEKEND.

$$

JTS/MRC



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