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December 31, 2012 at 3:32 am in New Richmond News

Wisconsin News

New Year’s Eve revelers will freeze tonight if they’re not careful
Temperatures are expected to plunge below zero in almost all of Wisconsin, after it got slightly warmer in places during the night. It was 31 degrees in Milwaukee at seven this morning, and the rest of the state was in the teens-and-20′s, with light snow in the north. Highs were expected to be in the teens around the state both today and tomorrow. And spots along Lake Superior might be the only ones tonight not to fall below zero. A slight warming trend is expected for the rest of the week, starting on Wednesday. Continue Reading