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WISCONSIN WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
448 AM CST WED FEB 3 2016

.YESTERDAY...

STRONG LOW PRESSURE TRACKED FROM THE CENTRAL PLAINS INTO THE MID
MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. THIS SYSTEM BROUGHT CONSIDERABLE MOISTURE TO THE
REGION AND ACCUMULATING SNOW TO MUCH OF THE STATE. THE HEAVIEST
SNOWFALL WAS IN A SOUTHWEST TO NORTHEAST BAND ACROSS THE CENTRAL
PART OF THE STATE WHERE 5 TO 8 INCHES FELL THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON. A
MIXTURE OF SLEET...SNOW...AND LIGHT RAIN WERE REPORTED IN SOUTH
CENTRAL WISCONSIN...WITH PRIMARILY RAIN ALONG THE SOUTHERN SHORE OF
LAKE MICHIGAN. HIGH TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE UPPER 20S NORTH TO
MIDDLE 30S SOUTH. WINDS WERE EASTERLY AT 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
TO 35 MPH.


.OVERNIGHT...

LOW PRESSURE MOVED ACROSS SOUTHERN WISCONSIN WHERE AREAS OF DENSE
FOG WERE OCCURRING. FARTHER TO THE WEST...A NEW AREA OF RAIN AND
SNOW WAS MOVING INTO WESTERN WISCONSIN FROM IOWA AND MINNESOTA.
TEMPERATURES WERE IN THE 30S OVER SOUTHERN WISCONSIN TO LOWER 20S
OVER NORTHWEST WISCONSIN.



.FORECAST...LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE AWAY FROM WISCONSIN
TODAY BUT NOT BEFORE ANOTHER ROUND OF LIGHT SNOW FROM WEST TO EAST
ACROSS THE STATE MAINLY THIS MORNING INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON.
LAKE EFFECT SNOW IN THE LAKE SUPERIOR SNOW BELT WILL CONTINUE INTO
THIS EVENING. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL GRADUALLY BRING COOLER AIR
INTO THE BADGER STATE TODAY WITH COLD TEMPERATURES EXPECTED BY
THURSDAY MORNING. TEMPERATURES WILL THEN REMAIN NEAR NORMAL FOR
THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK WITH SMALL CHANCES OF LIGHT SNOW AT
TIMES.




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SPM/MG



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