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
152 PM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SNOW BAND CONTINUES TO WEAKEN AND MOVE EAST OF THE AREA...

.AS OF 145 PM...RADAR AND SURFACE OBSERVATIONS SHOWED THE BAND OF
SNOW CONTINUING TO WEAKEN AND MOVE INTO CENTRAL AND SOUTH CENTRAL
WISCONSIN. ACROSS MANY AREAS WEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI THE SNOW HAD
BECOME VERY LIGHT OR WAS JUST FLURRIES. MOST SNOW AMOUNTS UP TO
145 PM HAVE BEEN 1 TO 3 INCHES...WITH THE HEAVIER TOTALS IN PARTS
OF NORTHEAST IOWA INTO FAR SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN.

THIS BAND OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE EAST INTO WISCONSIN
THROUGH THE MID AFTERNOON HOURS...WITH THE SNOW DIMINISHING TO
FLURRIES WEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER. WITH THE FASTER MOVEMENT
OF THE SNOW BAND...MOST SNOW TOTALS ARE GOING TO BE 1 TO 3 INCHES
WITH LOCALLY UP TO 4 INCHES IN FAR NORTHEAST IOWA AND FAR
SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN.

SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WERE OCCURRING ACROSS PARTS OF
NORTHEAST IOWA...CREATING SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF THE NEW
SNOW. AREA WEB CAMERAS CONTINUED TO SHOW THESE WINDS WERE BLOWING
THE FLUFFY SNOW OFF OF MOST ROADS...HOWEVER DRIFTS CONTINUED TO
BE REPORTED ON SOME ROADS. USE CAUTION IF TRAVELING THE REST OF
THIS AFTERNOON AND BE PREPARED FOR VARIABLE ROAD CONDITIONS.

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-142100-
/O.CAN.KARX.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-160215T0000Z/
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DECORAH...CHARLES CITY...OELWEIN
152 PM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE SNOW ACROSS THE AREA HAD BECOME VERY LIGHT OR HAD DIMINISHED
TO FLURRIES. ADDITIONAL SNOW AMOUNT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON WILL
MAINLY BE A TRACE. THUS THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR THE AREA
HAS BEEN CANCELED.

SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 20 MPH WILL CONTINUE TO BLOW AND DRIFT
THE NEW SNOW WHICH COULD RESULT IN QUITE VARIABLE ROAD CONDITIONS.
USE CAUTION IF TRAVELING THIS AFTERNOON.

$$

IAZ011-030-WIZ054-061-150000-
/O.CON.KARX.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-160215T0000Z/
ALLAMAKEE-CLAYTON-CRAWFORD-GRANT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAUKON...PRAIRIE DU CHIEN...PLATTEVILLE
152 PM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* SNOW WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH THE REST OF
  THE AFTERNOON.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW AMOUNTS OF 1/2 TO 1 INCH ARE POSSIBLE...WITH
  TOTAL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED. LOCALIZED AMOUNTS
  UP TO 4 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 20 MPH WILL CONTINUE TO CREATE SOME
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW OF THE NEW SNOW...ESPECIALLY ON RIDGE
  TOPS AND IN OPEN AREAS.

* PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS.

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.

$$
RRS



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