Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
258 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...FREEZING RAIN LIKELY TO RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS
TONIGHT...

.Periods of precipitation are expected to move into the region
this evening and continue into Friday. Temperatures across
northern Wisconsin tonight are expected to cool enough for at
least some of the precipitation to fall as freezing rain. Some
sleet is also possible. The freezing rain will result in icing of
outdoor surfaces and roads.

WIZ005-010>013-018-019-240400-
/O.CON.KGRB.WW.Y.0015.170324T0300Z-170324T1400Z/
Vilas-Oneida-Forest-Florence-Northern Marinette County-Lincoln-
Langlade-
Including the cities of Eagle River, Lac Du Flambeau,
Rhinelander, Crandon, Aurora, Commonwealth, Spread Eagle,
Niagara, Wausaukee, Merrill, Tomahawk, and Antigo
258 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 9 AM CDT FRIDAY...

* TIMING...Temperatures will drop enough for rain to begin
  freezing on outdoor surfaces by late this evening. The icing
  will continue until mid-morning Friday.

* ICE ACCUMULATION...A layer of ice one-tenth to two-tenths of an
  inch thick is expected on outdoor surfaces...especially along
  and north of Highway 8 which runs from Rhinelander to Crandon to
  Pembine. Generally less than 1/10 of an inch of ice is expected
  to the south.

* IMPACTS...The ice will result in difficult travel conditions
  on untreated roads...including during the morning commute on
  Friday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of freezing rain and
some sleet will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities...and use caution while
driving. The latest Wisconsin road conditions can be obtained by
calling 511.

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