Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
AWUS83 KARX 241644
Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1040 AM CST Fri Feb 24 2017
During the overnight, areas of rain, sleet and snow were seen across
the region, with even some thunder and hail in a few locations.
Snowfall in a 5 to 12 inch range fell across portions of north
central Iowa into southeast Minnesota up to into north central
Wisconsin. The precipitation fell mostly as rain across southern
Wisconsin into portions of northeast Iowa.
The storm system will continue to bring snow and areas of freezing
drizzle across the area into the afternoon and then taper off this
evening and tonight, and then end by Saturday morning. The gusty
north winds are going to continue into tonight and then ease on
Saturday aa they become more westerly.
Looking at the temperatures, look for slowly falling temperatures
this afternoon, with lows tonight expected to be in the teens. The
highs on Saturday will then be in the mid and upper 20s.