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WISCONSIN WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
508 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.YESTERDAY...

THE DAY BEGAN WITH A COLD FRONT DRAPED ACROSS WISCONSIN FROM THE
NORTHEAST TO THE SOUTHWEST. CLOUDINESS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS COLD
FRONT COVERED MOST OF THE STATE IN THE MORNING HOURS... ESPECIALLY
IN THE SOUTHEAST WHERE THERE WERE ALSO ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. AS THE FRONT ADVANCED TO THE SOUTHEAST THROUGHOUT THE
DAY...IT KICKED OFF ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. BEHIND THE
FRONT...CLOUDS GAVE WAY TO MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES AND PLEASANT
TEMPERATURES. HIGHS WERE FROM THE LOW 70S IN NORTHERN WISCONSIN TO
AROUND 80 IN SOUTHERN WISCONSIN.

.OVERNIGHT...

MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS LED TO PATCH FOG ACROSS PORTIONS
OF WISCONSIN OVERNIGHT. A FEW HIGH CLOUDS LINGERED IN SOUTHEAST AND
NORTHWEST AREAS OF THE STATE. LOW TEMPERATURES DROPPED INTO THE MID
40S NORTH CENTRAL...BUT WERE GENERALLY IN THE 50S ELSEWHERE.

.FORECAST...

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS WISCONSIN
TODAY AS WEAK LOW PRESSURE ROLLS THROUGH THE STATE. HIGHS WILL BE IN
THE 70S. LOWS TONIGHT WILL RANGE FROM AROUND 50 NORTH TO AROUND 60
SOUTH.

WARMER AND MORE HUMID AIR WILL RETURN TO THE REGION ON WEDNESDAY INTO
THURSDAY AS A STRONGER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES THE UPPER
MIDWEST. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME LIKELY OVER NORTHERN
AND CENTRAL WISCONSIN WEDNESDAY NIGHT. THEN A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL
SWEEP THROUGH THE STATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. THUNDERSTORMS
ARE LIKELY ALONG THIS FRONT... WITH SEVERE STORMS POSSIBLE.

HIGH PRESSURE WITH COOLER AND DRIER AIR WILL SET UP OVER THE GREAT
LAKES REGION FOR THE WEEKEND.

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BSH/MRC



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