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
1147 PM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...ICY AND VERY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONTINUES...

.PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET...AND DRIZZLE CONTINUE ACROSS
THE REGION...HEAVIEST NOW WELL NORTH OF INTERSTATE 90. FARTHER
SOUTH...PRECIPITATION HAS TAPERED TO PERIODS OF LIGHTER FREEZING
RAIN OR DRIZZLE. ROADS IN ALL AREAS REMAIN VERY ICY AND
HAZARDOUS...WITH NUMEROUS ACCIDENTS REPORTED EARLIER IN THE
EVENING.

THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...LOOK FOR WINTRY PRECIPITATION TO
GRADUALLY WIND DOWN. WITH COLD GROUND TEMPERATURES...UNTREATED
SURFACES WILL REMAIN VERY ICY AND CONTRIBUTE TO HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
RIGHT ON THROUGH THE MORNING COMMUTE TUESDAY.

MNZ079-086>088-WIZ017-029-032>034-041>044-171400-
/O.CON.KARX.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170117T1800Z/
WABASHA-DODGE-OLMSTED-WINONA-TAYLOR-CLARK-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-
JACKSON-LA CROSSE-MONROE-JUNEAU-ADAMS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WABASHA...DODGE CENTER...ROCHESTER...
WINONA...MEDFORD...NEILLSVILLE...ALMA...ARCADIA...WHITEHALL...
BLACK RIVER FALLS...LA CROSSE...SPARTA...TOMAH...MAUSTON...
FRIENDSHIP
1147 PM CST MON JAN 16 2017

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

* PERIODS OF LIGHT WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL CONTINUE...GRADUALLY
  WINDING DOWN THROUGH SUNRISE.

* ROADS ARE VERY ICY REGION-WIDE. EVEN THOUGH AIR TEMPERATURES
  MAY WARM ABOVE FREEZING TONIGHT...UNTREATED SURFACES WILL
  REMAIN VERY ICY DUE TO COLD GROUND.

* ADDITIONAL ICE ACCUMULATION OF A GLAZE TO A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF
  AN INCH IS EXPECTED OVERNIGHT. ANY SNOW OR SLEET ACCUMULATION
  WILL BE LESS THAN 1 INCH.

* TRAVEL WILL REMAIN VERY HAZARDOUS...INCLUDING DURING THE
  TUESDAY MORNING COMMUTE.

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.

&&

$$

IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-MNZ094>096-WIZ053>055-061-171400-
/O.CON.KARX.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170117T1800Z/
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-
CLAYTON-MOWER-FILLMORE-HOUSTON-VERNON-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-GRANT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OSAGE...CRESCO...DECORAH...WAUKON...
CHARLES CITY...NEW HAMPTON...OELWEIN...ELKADER...AUSTIN...
PRESTON...CALEDONIA...VIROQUA...PRAIRIE DU CHIEN...
RICHLAND CENTER...PLATTEVILLE
1147 PM CST MON JAN 16 2017

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

* PERIODS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN OR DRIZZLE WILL CONTINUE
  OVERNIGHT.

* DESPITE TEMPERATURES WARMING TO NEAR OR ABOVE FREEZING...
  UNTREATED ROADS WILL REMAIN ICY DUE TO COLD GROUND.

* ONLY AN ADDITIONAL GLAZE OF ICE IS EXPECTED.

* TRAVEL ON UNTREATED ROADS WILL REMAIN VERY HAZARDOUS...
  INCLUDING DURING THE TUESDAY MORNING COMMUTE.

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.

&&

$$

LAWRENCE


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