Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
1148 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...OCCASIONAL BLIZZARD CONDITIONS MAINLY WEST OF U.S. HIGHWAY
63 OVERNIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.THE COLD FRONT IS NOW LOCATED ALONG A LINE FROM NEAR MARSHFIELD
WISCONSIN TO OLWEIN IOWA AND WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE EASTWARD INTO
CENTRAL WISCONSIN WITHIN THE NEXT FEW HOURS. FOR AREAS WEST OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER...NORTHWEST WIND GUSTS ARE INCREASING FROM 30
TO 40 MPH BEHIND THE FRONT. WHEN COMBINED WITH LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS
ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION...VISIBILITY RESTRICTIONS FROM 1 TO 3
MILES ARE COMMON. HOWEVER...REDUCTIONS BELOW 1 MILE ARE EXPECTED
WITH HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS. NEW SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 2 INCHES
IS EXPECTED THROUGH MONDAY.

THE GUSTY WINDS AND FRESH FALLING SNOW WILL PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW OVERNIGHT...ESPECIALLY ACROSS RURAL AND
OPEN AREAS. AS A RESULT...OCCASIONAL BLIZZARD CONDITIONS WILL BE
SEEN MAINLY WEST OF U.S. HIGHWAY 63...WITH OCCASIONAL WHITE OUTS
OCCURRING EAST OF THIS TO THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TONIGHT INTO
MONDAY. EXPECT TRAVEL TO BE SEVERELY IMPACTED.

MNZ086-094-081400-
/O.CON.KARX.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160208T1800Z/
DODGE-MOWER-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...AUSTIN
1148 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST MONDAY...

* OCCASIONAL BLIZZARD CONDITIONS THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 45 MPH WILL CAUSE WHITEOUT CONDITIONS
  IN BLOWING SNOW. SIGNIFICANT DRIFTING WILL ALSO BE SEEN...
  ESPECIALLY IN RURAL AND OPEN AREAS.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS UP TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED FROM SNOW
  SHOWERS.

* TRAVEL WILL BE VERY DIFFICULT TO IMPOSSIBLE...INCLUDING THE
  MONDAY 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.

$$

IAZ008-009-018-019-081400-
/O.CON.KARX.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160209T0000Z/
MITCHELL-HOWARD-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CHARLES CITY
1148 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST MONDAY...

* OCCASIONAL BLIZZARD CONDITIONS THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 45 MPH WILL CAUSE WHITEOUT CONDITIONS
  IN BLOWING SNOW. SIGNIFICANT DRIFTING WILL ALSO BE SEEN...
  ESPECIALLY IN RURAL AND OPEN AREAS.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS UP TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED FROM SNOW
  SHOWERS.

* TRAVEL WILL BE VERY DIFFICULT TO IMPOSSIBLE...INCLUDING THE
  MONDAY 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.

$$

MNZ079-087-088-095-096-081400-
/O.CON.KARX.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160208T1800Z/
WABASHA-OLMSTED-WINONA-FILLMORE-HOUSTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCHESTER...WINONA
1148 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

* EXPECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS UP TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED.

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 40 MPH WILL CAUSE AREAS OF 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 MONDAY
  MORNING COMMUTE. TRAVEL MAY BECOME DIFFICULT AT TIMES.

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.

$$

IAZ010-011-029-030-081400-
/O.CON.KARX.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160209T0000Z/
WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DECORAH...WAUKON...OELWEIN
1148 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST
MONDAY...

* EXPECT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS UP TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED.

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 40 MPH WILL CAUSE AREAS OF 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 MONDAY
  MORNING COMMUTE. TRAVEL MAY BECOME DIFFICULT AT TIMES.

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.

$$

ROGERS



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