Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Weather Summary for Upper Mississippi River Valley
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1018 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

The areas of low clouds, fog and patchy drizzle across much of
the Upper Midwest early this morning dissipated and lifted by mid
morning. However, areas of mostly cloudy to cloudy skies remained,
especially over southern and western Wisconsin into central
Minnesota. Lows across the region this morning were mainly in the
upper 40s and 50s. Temperatures by mid morning had climbed into
the mid 50s and 60s.

The clouds will continue to decrease through this afternoon.
Parts of western and southern Wisconsin may not see the clouds
decrease until late in the day. Showers and thunderstorms are
going to be limited to the southwest half of Iowa. Highs across
the region this afternoon will mainly be in the 70s.

Mostly clear skies are expected over the north and east parts of
the region tonight. The southwest side of the region will see
clouds increase again, with chances of showers and thunderstorms
spreading across southern Minnesota and northern Iowa into western
Wisconsin, especially after midnight. Lows are going to range from
some 40s across the northland to lower 60s in southwest Iowa.

Chances of showers and thunderstorms will continue over the
central and west parts of the region on Wednesday. It will be a
warmer day, with highs across the region mostly in the mid 70s to
mid 80s.

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