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
407 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...DANGEROUS WINTER STORM TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.A WINTER STORM WILL BRING HEAVY SNOW...STRONG WINDS...BLOWING AND
DRIFTING SNOW TO THE REGION FOR TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT.
CURRENTLY...8 TO 10 INCHES OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED...WITH LOCALIZED
HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. STRONG WINDS WILL BLOW AND DRIFT THE
SNOW...ESPECIALLY ACROSS OPEN AND UNSHELTERED AREAS...INCLUDING
RIDGE-TOPS.

THE OPEN AND FLAT AREAS OF SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA AND NORTHEAST IOWA
WILL EXPERIENCE THE STRONGEST WINDS FROM LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON
INTO TUESDAY EVENING. BRIEF WHITE-OUTS OR BLIZZARD-LIKE CONDITIONS
COULD OCCURS. SOME ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE TUESDAY AFTERNOON
AND NIGHT.

DRIVING CONDITIONS WILL GO FROM SLIPPERY...TO HAZARDOUS...TO
POTENTIALLY IMPOSSIBLE. PLAN AHEAD. POSTPONE UNNECESSARILY TRAVEL.

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-MNZ094-095-011815-
/O.UPG.KARX.BZ.A.0001.160202T1200Z-160203T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KARX.WS.W.0001.160202T0900Z-160203T1200Z/
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-MOWER-FILLMORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DECORAH...CHARLES CITY...OELWEIN...
AUSTIN
407 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM CST WEDNESDAY. THE BLIZZARD
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* EXPECT SNOW TO DEVELOP EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...AND THEN
  DIMINISH AROUND 6 AM WEDNESDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 6 AM AND NOON
  TUESDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 10 INCHES...WITH LOCALIZED
  HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 35 MPH WILL CAUSE WIDESPREAD BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW...WITH SIGNIFICANT REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY.
  WHITE-OUTS AND LOCALIZED BLIZZARD-LIKE CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE.

* TRAVEL WILL BE VERY DIFFICULT TO IMPOSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE
CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

$$

MNZ086-087-011815-
/O.UPG.KARX.BZ.A.0001.160202T1200Z-160203T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KARX.WS.W.0001.160202T1500Z-160203T1200Z/
DODGE-OLMSTED-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...ROCHESTER
407 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM CST WEDNESDAY. THE BLIZZARD
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* EXPECT SNOW TO DEVELOP TUESDAY MORNING AND THEN DIMINISH AROUND
  6 AM WEDNESDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR BETWEEN NOON AND 6 PM
  TUESDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 10 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...WITH
  LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 35 MPH WILL CAUSE WIDESPREAD BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW...WITH SIGNIFICANT REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY.
  WHITE-OUTS AND LOCALIZED BLIZZARD-LIKE CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE
CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

$$

IAZ011-030-MNZ096-WIZ053>055-061-011815-
/O.UPG.KARX.WS.A.0001.160202T1200Z-160203T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KARX.WS.W.0001.160202T0900Z-160203T1200Z/
ALLAMAKEE-CLAYTON-HOUSTON-VERNON-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-GRANT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAUKON...VIROQUA...PRAIRIE DU CHIEN...
RICHLAND CENTER...PLATTEVILLE
407 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM CST WEDNESDAY. THE WINTER
STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* EXPECT SNOW TO DEVELOP EARLY TUESDAY MORNING AND THEN DIMINISH
  AROUND 6 AM WEDNESDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 6 AM AND NOON
  TUESDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 1O INCHES...WITH LOCALIZED
  HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 30 MPH WILL CAUSE WIDESPREAD BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY ON RIDGE TOPS AND IN OPEN AREAS.
  IN ADDITION...SIGNIFICANT REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY ARE EXPECTED.

* TRAVEL WILL BE VERY DIFFICULT TO IMPOSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE
CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

$$

MNZ079-088-WIZ017-029-032>034-041>044-011815-
/O.UPG.KARX.WS.A.0001.160202T1200Z-160203T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KARX.WS.W.0001.160202T1500Z-160203T1200Z/
WABASHA-WINONA-TAYLOR-CLARK-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-JACKSON-LA CROSSE-
MONROE-JUNEAU-ADAMS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WINONA...MEDFORD...NEILLSVILLE...
BLACK RIVER FALLS...LA CROSSE...SPARTA/TOMAH...MAUSTON
407 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...IS IN
EFFECT FROM 9 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM CST WEDNESDAY. THE WINTER STORM
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* EXPECT SNOW TO DEVELOP TUESDAY MORNING AND THEN DIMINISH AROUND
  6 AM WEDNESDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR BETWEEN NOON AND 6 PM
  TUESDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 10 INCHES...WITH LOCALIZED
  HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 30 MPH WILL CAUSE WIDESPREAD BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY ON RIDGE TOPS AND IN OPEN AREAS.
  IN ADDITION...SIGNIFICANT REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY ARE EXPECTED.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS...INCLUDING DURING THE
  EVENING COMMUTE ON TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY. THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE
CALLING FROM CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

$$

RIECK



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