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
710 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

...SOME BLOWING SNOW STILL OCCURRING...

.SOME BLOWING SNOW IS STILL OCCURRING ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
IOWA INTO SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA. WINDS GUSTING INTO THE 30 TO 35 MPH
RANGE WAS CAUSING THE BLOWING SNOW AND WHEN COMBINED WITH THE
FALLING SNOW...THE VISIBILITY WAS BEING REDUCED TO 3 MILES OR LESS
AT TIMES. CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY WORSE ACROSS THE WESTERN SECTIONS
OF MITCHELL AND FLOYD COUNTIES WHERE THE VISIBILITY COULD BE UNDER
A MILE.

LITTLE OVERALL CHANGE IN CONDITIONS IS EXPECTED FOR MUCH OF THE
MORNING. THE WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO GUST INTO THE 30 TO 35 MPH
RANGE TO PRODUCE THE BLOWING SNOW. ROAD CONDITIONS ARE GENERALLY
BEING REPORTED AS PARTIALLY SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY. WITH THE
WORST CONDITIONS EXPECTED TO REMAIN CLOSER TO INTERSTATE 35...THE
BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR MITCHELL AND FLOYD
COUNTIES. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE
REMAINDER OF NORTHEAST IOWA INTO SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA.

IAZ008-018-082115-
/O.CON.KARX.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160209T0000Z/
MITCHELL-FLOYD-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CHARLES CITY
710 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* OCCASIONAL BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ARE STILL POSSIBLE THIS MORNING.

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 35 MPH WILL CAUSE SOME WHITEOUT
  CONDITIONS IN BLOWING SNOW. SIGNIFICANT DRIFTING WILL ALSO BE
  SEEN...ESPECIALLY IN RURAL AND OPEN AREAS.

* NEW SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE LESS THAN AN INCH.

* TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT IN SPOTS WITH SLIPPERY ROADS FOR THE
  REMAINDER OF THE MORNING COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR
THE STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

$$

MNZ079-086>088-094>096-081800-
/O.CON.KARX.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160208T1800Z/
WABASHA-DODGE-OLMSTED-WINONA-MOWER-FILLMORE-HOUSTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCHESTER...WINONA...AUSTIN
710 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
TODAY...

* EXPECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW THIS MORNING.

* NEW SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE LESS THAN AN INCH.

* WINDS GUSTING INTO THE 30 TO 35 MPH RANGE WILL CAUSE SOME
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY ON RIDGE TOPS AND IN OPEN
  AREAS. IN ADDITION...EXPECT POOR VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

* PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS...INCLUDING THE REMAINDER OF
  THE MORNING COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
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.

$$

IAZ009>011-019-029-030-082115-
/O.CON.KARX.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160209T0000Z/
HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DECORAH...WAUKON...OELWEIN
710 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* EXPECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW THIS MORNING.

* NEW SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE LESS THAN AN INCH.

* WINDS GUSTING INTO THE 30 TO 35 MPH RANGE WILL CREATE SOME
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS. IN
  ADDITION...EXPECT SOME VISIBILITY REDUCTIONS.

* PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS...INCLUDING THE REMAINDER OF
  THE MORNING COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE CALLING
FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

&&

$$

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