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
716 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SNOW MOVING OUT OF THE AREA...ROADS REPORTED SLIPPERY AT MANY
LOCATIONS...

.AS OF 7 AM SNOW HAD ENDED OVER MUCH OF NORTHEAST IOWA AND
SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA. SNOW CONTINUED OVER MUCH OF WEST CENTRAL INTO
CENTRAL WISCONSIN...BUT WAS TAPERING OFF ALONG THE MISSISSIPPI
RIVER.

SNOW TOTALS SO FAR HAVE BEEN 2 TO AS MUCH 6 INCHES...WITH A NARROW
BAND OF HEAVIER SNOW FROM NEAR GRAND MEADOW MINNESOTA TO ALMA AND
OSSEO WISCONSIN. LAW ENFORCEMENT AND PUBLIC REPORTS INDICATE VERY
SLIPPERY ROADS WHERE ROAD CREWS HAVE YET TO PLOW AND TREAT WITH
DEICING CHEMICALS.

THE SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO TAPER OFF FROM SOUTHWEST TO NORTHEAST
THROUGH THE MID MORNING HOURS...WITH ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS MAINLY
OVER NORTH-CENTRAL WISCONSIN. TOTALS OF 2 TO 6 INCHES ARE
EXPECTED...WITH THE HEAVIER AMOUNTS IN THE GRAND MEADOW TO ALMA
OSSEO BAND...AND ALONG AND NORTH OF HIGHWAY 29 ACROSS CENTRAL
WISCONSIN.

EVEN AS THE SNOW END...ROAD CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS UNTIL
ROAD CREWS HAVE HAD A CHANCE TO PLOW AND TREAT. ALLOW SOME EXTRA
TIME TO SAFELY REACH YOUR DESTINATION IF TRAVELING THIS MORNING.
ROAD CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE THROUGH THE MID AND LATE MORNING AS
ROAD CREWS GET THEIR WORK DONE.

IAZ008-MNZ079-086-087-094-095-271500-
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MITCHELL-WABASHA-DODGE-OLMSTED-MOWER-FILLMORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCHESTER...AUSTIN
716 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING.

* SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO DIMINISH AND END THROUGH 9 AM.

* SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL MAINLY BE A DUSTING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. 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.

$$

WIZ017-271800-
/O.CON.KARX.WW.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-141227T1800Z/
TAYLOR-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...MEDFORD
716 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

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

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

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND 9 AM.

* TOTAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 2 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS.

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.

$$

WIZ029-032>034-271800-
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CLARK-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEILLSVILLE...BLACK RIVER FALLS
716 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

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

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

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING BY MID MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOWFALLS OF 2 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...MAINLY ALONG AND
  NORTH OF HIGHWAY 10.

* LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 1/2 INCH ARE POSSIBLE.

* PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS.

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.

$$
RRS


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