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WISCONSIN WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
503 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

.YESTERDAY...

A COLD FRONT SWEPT FROM NORTH TO SOUTH THROUGH WISCONSIN
TUESDAY...BRINGING LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. RAINFALL AMOUNTS RANGED FROM ONE-HUNDREDTH OF AN
INCH UP TO TWO-TENTHS OF AN INCH.

HIGH TEMPERATURES WERE ABOVE SEASONAL AVERAGES AS HIGHS RANGED FROM
THE LOWER TO MID 60S NORTH TO THE MID TO UPPER 60S SOUTH. SOME 70S
WERE OBSERVED IN THE NORTHEASTERN PORTION OF THE STATE...NORTH OF
GREEN BAY.

WINDS WERE MAINLY FROM THE WEST BEFORE THE COLD FRONT MOVED THROUGH
THE STATE...TURNING WINDS FROM THE NORTH. WINDS WERE MAINLY BETWEEN 5
AND 25 MILES PER HOUR...WITH SOME WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MILES PER HOUR.

.OVERNIGHT...

SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUED ACROSS THE SOUTH IN THE
EVENING...WITH BRIEFLY GUSTY WINDS AHEAD OF THE LINE OF SHOWERS
AND STORMS. SHOWERS EXITED THE SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT...WITH
MOSTLY CLEAR TO PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES BEHIND THE RAIN. LOW
TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE MID AND UPPER 30S NORTH-
CENTRAL...TO THE LOW AND MID 40S SOUTH.

.FORECAST...

THERE COULD BE A FEW SHOWERS IN THE EAST TODAY...BUT OTHERWISE
EXPECT MAINLY DRY WEATHER THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON AS HIGH
PRESSURE SLIDES THROUGH THE AREA. BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES TODAY
WILL WARM TO NEAR NORMAL THURSDAY AND THEN WELL ABOVE NORMAL
FRIDAY.

LOW PRESSURE AND AN ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL BRING A CHANCE FOR
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY EVENING INTO SATURDAY MORNING.
DRY WEATHER IS THEN EXPECTED FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH AT
LEAST SUNDAY AFTERNOON. A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL
LIKELY RETURN TO THE STATE BY TUESDAY. TEMPERATURES OVER THE
WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK ARE FORECAST TO BE WITHIN A FEW
DEGREES OF NORMAL.

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JTS/DDV



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