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WISCONSIN WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
500 AM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

.YESTERDAY...THE STREAK OF GLOOMY WEATHER WAS FINALLY BROKEN AS HIGH
PRESSURE DOMINATED WISCONSIN. AFTER A COOL START WITH TEMPERATURES
IN THE UPPER 20S...SUNNY SKIES ALLOWED TEMPERATURES TO QUICKLY
EXCEED THE HIGHS OF THE PAST FEW DAYS BY MIDDAY. TEMPERATURES
EVENTUALLY TOPPED OUT IN THE LOWER 40S IN NORTHERN WISCONSIN AND THE
MID 50S IN SOUTHERN WISCONSIN. CLEAR SKIES STUCK AROUND THROUGH THE
EVENING...AND NORTHWEST WINDS PREVAILED THROUGH THE DAY.

.OVERNIGHT...

CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS LED TO COLD TEMPERATURES ACROSS
WISCONSIN OVERNIGHT. LOWS WERE MAINLY IN THE 20S... COLDEST NORTH
CENTRAL. THE ONLY EXCEPTION WAS SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN WITH LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S.

.FORECAST...

LOW PRESSURE APPROACHING FROM THE PLAINS WILL BRING RAIN TO THE AREA
TODAY AND SATURDAY. RAIN MAY MIX WITH SNOW IN NORTHERN WISCONSIN
OVERNIGHT. A PERIOD OF MODERATE RAIN WITH BRISK EAST WINDS IS
EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTHERN WISCONSIN SATURDAY MORNING AS THE LOW
TRACKS THROUGH ILLINOIS.

HIGH PRESSURE AND DRIER AIR WILL SETTLE INTO THE REGION ON SUNDAY
AND BRING QUIET WEATHER TO THE STATE FOR MOST OF NEXT WEEK.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE 60S INLAND AND 50S NEAR THE GREAT LAKES
SHORELINES.

HIGHS TODAY WILL BE IN THE UPPER 40S AND 50S... COOLEST IN NORTHWEST
WISCONSIN AND NEAR THE LAKE MICHIGAN SHORELINE. OVERNIGHT LOWS WILL
RANGE FROM 30 NORTH TO 40 SOUTH.

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BSH/MRC


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