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
619 AM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

...AVOID TRAVEL EARLY THIS MORNING...ICY ROADS...

.LAW ENFORCEMENT ALL ACROSS THE AREA CONTINUE TO REPORT
ICY...TREACHEROUS ROADWAYS. TREATED ROADS ARE A BIT BETTER...BUT
HOLD SLIPPERY SPOTS.

THERE HAVE BEEN MANY SLIDE OFFS AND ACCIDENTS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
SOME EMERGENCY VEHICLES HAVE HAD PROBLEMS...SOME STUCK DUE TO THE
ROAD CONDITIONS.

PLEASE AVOID ANY UNNECESSARY  TRAVEL THIS MORNING. RESCHEDULE
UNTIL LATER IN THE DAY. LET THE ROAD CREWS CONTINUE THEIR HARD
WORK TO IMPROVE TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

THE WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL CONTINUE ITS EASTWARD TRACK...
DIMINISHING AND EXITING INTO EASTERN WISCONSIN THIS AFTERNOON.

WITH COLD GROUND TEMPERATURES...UNTREATED SURFACES WILL REMAIN
VERY ICY AND CONTRIBUTE TO HAZARDOUS TRAVEL THROUGH THE MORNING
COMMUTE.

COLD TEMPERATURES TONIGHT WILL FREEZE STANDING WATER AND SLUSH...
ADDING ANOTHER ICY ELEMENT TO THE ALREADY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL.

MNZ079-086>088-WIZ017-029-032>034-041>044-171800-
/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
619 AM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

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

* FREEZING DRIZZLE CONTINUES...DIMINISHING BY AFTERNOON. LIGHT
  SNOW COULD MIX IN...MOSTLY NORTH OF INTERSTATE 94.

* ADDITIONAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF A GLAZE.

* THE ICE WILL RESULT IN VERY SLIPPERY CONDITIONS ON
  SIDEWALKS...ROADS AND BRIDGES...INCLUDING DURING THE MORNING
  COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF 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>055-061-171800-
/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
619 AM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

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

* FREEZING DRIZZLE TO CONTINUES...DIMINISHING AROUND NOON.

* ADDITIONAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF A GLAZE.

* THE ICE WILL RESULT IN VERY SLIPPERY CONDITIONS ON
  SIDEWALKS...ROADS AND BRIDGES...INCLUDING DURING THE MORNING
  COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF 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.

&&

$$

RIECK



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