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
354 AM CST SAT FEB 21 2015

...BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS SUNDAY MORNING...

.ANOTHER ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL SPREAD INTO THE AREA FOR TONIGHT AND
SUNDAY MORNING. WIND CHILL INDICES WILL RANGE FROM 20 TO 30
BELOW ZERO LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING DUE TO THE COMBINATION
OF TEMPERATURES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS BELOW ZERO AND NORTHWEST
WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH.

CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE SLIGHTLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON BUT REMAIN ON
THE COLD SIDE WITH WIND CHILLS IN THE 10 TO 20 BELOW RANGE.
ANOTHER WIND CHILL ADVISORY WILL BE NEEDED FOR SUNDAY NIGHT AND
MONDAY MORNING WHEN WIND CHILLS AGAIN DROP INTO THE 20 TO 35
BELOW ZERO RANGE.

IAZ029-WIZ043-044-211800-
/O.EXA.KARX.WC.Y.0008.150222T0900Z-150222T1800Z/
FAYETTE-JUNEAU-ADAMS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OELWEIN...MAUSTON
354 AM CST SAT FEB 21 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM SUNDAY TO NOON CST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO NOON CST SUNDAY.

* EXPECT WIND CHILLS TO RANGE BETWEEN 15 AND 25 BELOW ZERO...
  WITH THE COLDEST WIND CHILLS OCCURRING AROUND 8 AM SUNDAY.

* THE COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CAUSE FROSTBITE IN AS LITTLE AS 30
  MINUTES TO EXPOSED SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT COLD AIR AND THE WIND WILL
COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA
CAN OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT
AND GLOVES.

$$

IAZ008>011-018-019-MNZ079-086>088-094>096-WIZ017-029-032>034-041-
042-053-211800-
/O.CON.KARX.WC.Y.0008.150222T0900Z-150222T1800Z/
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-WABASHA-
DODGE-OLMSTED-WINONA-MOWER-FILLMORE-HOUSTON-TAYLOR-CLARK-BUFFALO-
TREMPEALEAU-JACKSON-LA CROSSE-MONROE-VERNON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DECORAH...WAUKON...CHARLES CITY...
ROCHESTER...WINONA...AUSTIN...MEDFORD...NEILLSVILLE...
BLACK RIVER FALLS...LA CROSSE...SPARTA/TOMAH...VIROQUA
354 AM CST SAT FEB 21 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM SUNDAY TO NOON
CST SUNDAY...

* EXPECT WIND CHILLS TO RANGE BETWEEN 20 AND 30 BELOW ZERO...
  WITH THE COLDEST WIND CHILLS OCCURRING AROUND 8 AM SUNDAY.

* THE COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CAUSE FROSTBITE IN AS LITTLE AS 30
  MINUTES TO EXPOSED SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT COLD AIR AND THE WIND WILL
COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA
CAN OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT
AND GLOVES.

$$

RRS/04



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