Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
414 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW FOLLOWED BY BLOWING SNOW ON TUESDAY...

.SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP EARLY TUESDAY MORNING AND LAST INTO
THE EARLY AFTERNOON HOURS TUESDAY. THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4
INCHES ARE FORECAST TO FALL ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
WISCONSIN WITH LESSER AMOUNTS TO THE SOUTH. A WINTRY MIX OF
SNOW...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN IS POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF
SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN AND NORTHEAST IOWA TUESDAY MORNING WHICH COULD
CAUSE SOME ICY CONDITIONS. AS THE SNOW COMES TO AN END TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...WINDS WILL QUICKLY INCREASE WITH GUSTS REACHING THE 30
TO 40 MPH RANGE OUT OF THE NORTHWEST. THIS IS EXPECTED TO CAUSE
SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...PARTICULARLY IN SOUTHEAST
MINNESOTA AND NORTHEAST IOWA TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.
SOME OF THIS BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW COULD OCCUR AS WELL IN
THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF WESTERN WISCONSIN.

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032>034-041>044-053>055-061-021815-
/O.NEW.KARX.WW.Y.0010.150303T0900Z-150304T0300Z/
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-
CLAYTON-WABASHA-DODGE-OLMSTED-WINONA-MOWER-FILLMORE-HOUSTON-
TAYLOR-CLARK-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-JACKSON-LA CROSSE-MONROE-JUNEAU-
ADAMS-VERNON-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-GRANT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DECORAH...WAUKON...CHARLES CITY...
OELWEIN...ROCHESTER...WINONA...AUSTIN...MEDFORD...NEILLSVILLE...
BLACK RIVER FALLS...LA CROSSE...SPARTA/TOMAH...MAUSTON...
VIROQUA...PRAIRIE DU CHIEN...RICHLAND CENTER...PLATTEVILLE
414 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 PM CST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...AND A WINTRY MIX...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 PM CST TUESDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING
  BETWEEN 6 AM AND NOON...PARTICULARLY IN NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN.
  THE HIGHEST CHANCES FOR A WINTRY MIX OF SNOW...SLEET...AND
  FREEZING RAIN ALSO IS TUESDAY MORNING ACROSS PORTIONS OF
  NORTHEAST IOWA AND SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED IN NORTH
  CENTRAL WISCONSIN WITH LESSER AMOUNTS TO THE SOUTH WHERE THE
  WINTRY MIX COULD OCCUR.

* WINDS WILL INCREASE TUESDAY AFTERNOON WITH SOME GUSTS OUT OF THE
  NORTHWEST AT 30 TO 40 MPH. THIS WILL CAUSE SOME BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING OF THE NEXT SNOW AND CAUSE ROADS TO REMAIN SNOW COVERED
  AND SLIPPERY INTO THE EARLY EVENING TUESDAY.

* PEOPLE WITH TRAVEL PLANS ON TUESDAY SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR THESE
  ADVERSE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE CALLING
FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

&&

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HALBACH


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