Short Term Forecast
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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
1214 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

WIZ046-047-051-052-056>060-063>066-291915-
MARQUETTE-GREEN LAKE-FOND DU LAC-SHEBOYGAN-SAUK-COLUMBIA-DODGE-
WASHINGTON-OZAUKEE-DANE-JEFFERSON-WAUKESHA-MILWAUKEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MONTELLO...BERLIN...FOND DU LAC...
SHEBOYGAN...BARABOO...PORTAGE...WISCONSIN DELLS...BEAVER DAM...
WEST BEND...PORT WASHINGTON...MADISON...JEFFERSON...LAKE MILLS...
WAUKESHA...BROOKFIELD...MILWAUKEE
1207 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

.NOW...

A STRONG COLD FRONT IS POISED TO AFFECT SOUTHERN WISCONSIN
THIS AFTERNOON.

EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...THE FRONT WAS LOCATED FROM NEAR SHEBOYGAN
WEST TO NEAR VIROQUA. THE FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH THROUGH THE
SHEBOYGAN AND FOND DU LAC AREAS SHORTLY...THE PORT
WASHINGTON...WEST BEND...BEAVER DAM AND BARABOO AREAS BETWEEN 1
PM AND 2 PM CDT...EVENTUALLY REACHING THE MILWAUKEE AND MADISON
AREAS BETWEEN 2 PM AND 3 PM.

TEMPERATURES PEAKING IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 80S AHEAD OF THE
FRONT WILL LEVEL OFF AND THEN DROP ONCE CLOUDS ASSOCIATED WITH THE
FRONT FILL IN AND THE WINDS TURN TO THE NORTH.

TEMPERATURES BEHIND THE FRONT IN THE CLOUDS ARE IN THE 50S SO
EXPECT COOLER TEMPERATURES TO SETTLE IN THIS AFTERNOON. THE MOST
ABRUPT DROP IN TEMPERATURE WILL BE FELT ALONG THE LAKE MICHIGAN
SHORE FROM SHEBOYGAN TO MILWAUKEE THROUGH 3 PM. A TEMPERATURE DROP
OF 20 DEGREES IN 1 TO 2 HOURS IS LIKELY AS WINDS TURN TO THE NORTH
TO NORTHEAST AND INCREASE TO 10 TO 20 MPH.

THERE IS ALSO A CHANCE FOR LIGHT SHOWERS BEHIND THE COLD FRONT.

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MBK


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