Special Weather Statement
Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Waukon,
Charles City, New Hampton, Winona, Austin, Preston, Caledonia,
Arcadia, Whitehall, Black River Falls, La Crosse, Sparta, Tomah,
Mauston, Friendship, and Viroqua
358 PM CDT Tue Jul 18 2017
…Scattered Storms Into Early Evening…
At late afternoon, thunderstorms continue to develop along a cold
front that ran roughly along the Interstate 90 corridor. The
storms were moving east, while the front was slowly sinking south.
Storms will continue to spark around the boundary into the early
The strongest storms will produce heavy rainfall, and be capable
of 1/2 hail with wind gusts to 30 mph.