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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1123 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...SNOW EXPECTED TO SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACT TRAVEL TUESDAY INTO
WEDNESDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPING ACROSS THE SOUTHERN PLAINS THIS AFTERNOON
WILL THEN MOVE NORTHEAST TOWARD THE GREAT LAKES REGION TONIGHT.
THE LOW SHOULD REACH SOUTHEAST IOWA BY TUESDAY EVENING...THEN INTO
NORTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN BY WEDNESDAY MORNING. THIS TRACK IS FAVORABLE
FOR HEAVY SNOW ACROSS MUCH OF CENTRAL AND NORTHERN WISCONSIN. IN
ADDITION TO THE SNOW...INCREASING NORTHEAST WINDS IN ADVANCE OF
THE STORM SYSTEM WILL RESULT IN BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF THE
SNOW...AND MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT.

WIZ030-031-035>037-045-020130-
/O.CON.KGRB.WS.W.0001.160202T1500Z-160203T1200Z/
MARATHON-SHAWANO-WOOD-PORTAGE-WAUPACA-WAUSHARA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAUSAU...WESTON...SHAWANO...
MARSHFIELD...WISCONSIN RAPIDS...STEVENS POINT...PLOVER...
NEW LONDON...WAUPACA...CLINTONVILLE...WEYAUWEGA...SILVER LAKE...
WAUTOMA...REDGRANITE...PLAINFIELD...WILD ROSE
1123 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

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

* EXPECT SNOW TO DEVELOP MID-MORNING ON TUESDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL WILL OCCUR BETWEEN NOON AND 8 PM TUESDAY.

* THE SNOW WILL BEGIN TO TAPER OFF LATE TUESDAY EVENING...THOUGH
  PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW AND THE BLOWING AND DRIFTING WILL CONTINUE
  OVERNIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* A TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 7 TO 12 INCHES IS EXPECTED.

* NORTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH WILL
  RESULT IN CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF THE SNOW. THE
  COMBINATION OF FALLING SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
  SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE THE VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

* PLAN FOR DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR THE
  EVENING COMMUTE ON TUESDAY.

* ALTHOUGH THE SNOW WILL HAVE TAPERED OFF TO FLURRIES AND THE
  WINDS WILL BEGIN TO SUBSIDE...TRAVEL CONDITIONS FOR THE
  WEDNESDAY MORNING COMMUTE WILL DEPEND ON HOW QUICKLY HIGHWAY
  CREWS ARE ABLE TO TREAT THE ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THE
COMBINATION OF SNOW AND STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT.
IF YOU MUST TRAVEL THROUGH OPEN AREAS...KEEP A FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD... AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY. THE
LATEST WISCONSIN ROAD CONDITIONS CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 511.

&&

$$

WIZ010>013-018>022-073-074-020130-
/O.CON.KGRB.WS.W.0001.160202T1800Z-160203T1500Z/
ONEIDA-FOREST-FLORENCE-NORTHERN MARINETTE COUNTY-LINCOLN-LANGLADE-
MENOMINEE-NORTHERN OCONTO COUNTY-DOOR-SOUTHERN MARINETTE COUNTY-
SOUTHERN OCONTO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RHINELANDER...CRANDON...AURORA...
COMMONWEALTH...FENCE...FLORENCE...LONG LAKE...SPREAD EAGLE...
TIPLER...NIAGARA...WAUSAUKEE...MERRILL...TOMAHAWK...ANTIGO...
KESHENA...NEOPIT...BREED...KLONDIKE...LAKEWOOD...MOUNTAIN...
TOWNSEND...WHITEFISH BAY...MARINETTE...PESHTIGO...OCONTO...
OCONTO FALLS...GILLETT
1123 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

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

* EXPECT SNOW TO DEVELOP MID-DAY ON TUESDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 3 PM TUESDAY AND MIDNIGHT
  WEDNESDAY.

* THE SNOW WILL BEGIN TO TAPER OFF EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* A TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 7 TO 12 INCHES IS EXPECTED.

* NORTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WILL RESULT IN SOME BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING OF THE SNOW. THE COMBINATION OF FALLING SNOW AND
  BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE THE VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

* TRAVEL CONDITIONS COULD DETERIORATE RAPIDLY DURING THE TUESDAY
  AFTERNOON COMMUTE HOME FROM WORK AND SCHOOL.

* DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY FOR THE WEDNESDAY
  MORNING COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL THROUGH OPEN AREAS...KEEP A
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD... AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY. THE LATEST WISCONSIN ROAD CONDITIONS CAN BE OBTAINED
BY CALLING 511.

&&

$$

WIZ038>040-048>050-020130-
/O.CON.KGRB.WS.W.0001.160202T1500Z-160203T1200Z/
OUTAGAMIE-BROWN-KEWAUNEE-WINNEBAGO-CALUMET-MANITOWOC-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...APPLETON...GREEN BAY...KEWAUNEE...
LUXEMBURG...OSHKOSH...NEENAH...MENASHA...CHILTON...NEW HOLSTEIN...
BRILLION...HILBERT...MANITOWOC...TWO RIVERS
1123 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

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

* EXPECT SNOW TO DEVELOP MID-MORNING ON TUESDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL WILL OCCUR BETWEEN NOON AND 7 PM TUESDAY.

* THE SNOW WILL BEGIN TO TAPER OFF EARLY TUESDAY EVENING...BUT
  PERIODS OF FREEZING DRIZZLE...LIGHT SNOW AND BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT.

* A TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 5 TO 10 INCHES IS EXPECTED...WITH
  THE LOWEST TOTALS OCCURRING NEAR THE LAKESHORE IN MANITOWOC
  COUNTY.

* NORTHEAST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OVER 35 MPH WILL
  RESULT IN WIDESPREAD BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF THE SNOW. THE
  COMBINATION OF FALLING SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
  SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE THE VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

* PLAN FOR DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR THE
  EVENING COMMUTE ON TUESDAY.

* TRAVEL CONDITIONS FOR THE WEDNESDAY MORNING COMMUTE WILL
  DEPEND ON HOW QUICKLY HIGHWAY CREWS ARE ABLE TO TREAT THE
  ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THE
COMBINATION OF SNOW AND STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT.
IF YOU MUST TRAVEL THROUGH OPEN AREAS...KEEP A FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD... AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY. THE
LATEST WISCONSIN ROAD CONDITIONS CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 511.

&&

$$

WIZ005-020130-
/O.CON.KGRB.WS.A.0001.160202T2100Z-160203T1800Z/
VILAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAC DU FLAMBEAU...EAGLE RIVER
1123 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

* HEAVY SNOW IS POSSIBLE FROM LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
  EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 11 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.

* EXACT SNOW TOTALS REMAIN UNCERTAIN SINCE VILAS COUNTY WILL BE
  NEAR THE NORTHWEST EDGE OF THE HEAVY SNOW BAND WITH THE STORM.
  HOWEVER...LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF
  WEDNESDAY ACROSS VILAS COUNTY. FOR THAT REASON...THE WINTER
  STORM WATCH HAS BEEN CONTINUED.

* TRAVEL COULD BE DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY DURING THE WEDNESDAY
  MORNING COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR
THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$
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