Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR UPPER MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
407 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

LOW PRESSURE MOVED ACROSS THE DAKOTAS DURING THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT HOURS...SPREADING INCREASING CLOUDS AND SOUTHEAST WINDS
ACROSS THE UPPER MIDWEST AHEAD OF IT. THE CLOUDS AND WINDS HELPED
KEEP EARLY MORNING TEMPERATURES CLOSER TO MID APRIL NORMALS.
READINGS EARLY THIS MORNING RANGED FROM SOME MID AND UPPER 20S IN
NORTHEAST WISCONSIN...TO THE LOWER 50S IN WESTERN IOWA.

THE DAKOTAS LOW WILL LIFT INTO CANADA THIS MORNING AND PUSH A COLD
FRONT INTO WESTERN MINNESOTA. AHEAD OF THIS FRONT...SOUTHERLY
WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE TODAY AND BECOME GUSTY. SOME
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL SPREAD ACROSS MAINLY THE
NORTH HALF OF MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST WISCONSIN AHEAD OF THE LOW
AND FRONT. THE SOUTH WINDS WILL PULL WARMER...MORE SPRING-LIKE AIR
INTO THE REGION. EVEN UNDER PARTLY SUNNY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES...
HIGHS TODAY ARE EXPECTED TO CLIMB INTO THE UPPER 40S NEAR LAKE
SUPERIOR TO THE MID 70S IN SOUTHWEST IOWA.

THE COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY PUSH EAST TONIGHT. WINDS ARE GOING TO
DECREASE BUT CLOUDS ARE GOING TO CONTINUE INCREASING OVER MUCH OF
THE REGION. SOME SHOWERS WILL SPREAD INTO MUCH OF WISCONSIN...
SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AND NORTHWEST IOWA AHEAD OF THE FRONT...WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ALSO POSSIBLE WEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI
RIVER. LOOK FOR LOWS TO RANGE FROM THE 30S IN NORTHERN
MINNESOTA...TO THE MID 40S TO MID 50S ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND
SOUTHEAST PARTS OF THE REGION.

LOOKING AHEAD...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED SUNDAY AS THE FRONT REMAINS IN THE AREA.

$$

RRS



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