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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1155 AM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON INTO EARLY THIS EVENING
WITH MIXED PRECIPITATION LINGERING OVERNIGHT...

.LOW PRESSURE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN PLAINS WILL MOVE NORTHEAST
INTO NORTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN BY NOON ON WEDNESDAY. THIS SYSTEM
WILL BRING A BAND OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW INTO THE REGION
THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING. A MIX OF LIGHT SNOW...FREEZING
DRIZZLE AND DRIZZLE WILL CONTINUE LATER THIS EVENING INTO THE
OVERNIGHT HOURS. IT NOW APPEARS THAT A WEAK DISTURBANCE WILL
BRING ANOTHER ROUND OF LIGHT SNOW WEDNESDAY MORNING TO PORTIONS
OF THE FOX VALLEY. INCREASING EASTERLY WINDS WILL ALSO CREATE
CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF THE SNOW ACROSS PORTIONS
OF CENTRAL AND EAST-CENTRAL WISCONSIN THIS AFTERNOON INTO EARLY
THIS EVENING. A THUNDERSTORM IS ALSO POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON
INTO EARLY THIS EVENING ACROSS CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST WISCONSIN.


WIZ030-031-035>037-045-030200-
/O.CON.KGRB.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-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
1155 AM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

* SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD NORTHWARD THIS AFTERNOON. THE SNOW
  WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES WITH VISIBILITIES OF A QUARTER OF A MILE
  OR LESS BETWEEN 1 PM AND 6 PM. THE HEAVY SNOW SHOULD DIMINISH TO
  LIGHT SNOW BY 8 PM THIS EVENING. LIGHT SNOW AND SOME FREEZING
  DRIZZLE WILL CONTINUE LATER THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. IN
  ADDITION...LIGHT SNOW WILL LINGER THROUGHOUT MUCH OF WEDNESDAY
  MORNING.

* A TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 7 TO 11 INCHES IS EXPECTED BY
  LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* NORTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH WILL
  RESULT IN AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING 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 HOME FROM WORK THIS AFTERNOON. TRAVEL CONDITIONS
  LATER TONIGHT AND 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>022-073-074-030200-
/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
1155 AM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

* SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD NORTHWARD THIS AFTERNOON. THE SNOW
  WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES WITH VISIBILITIES OF A QUARTER OF A MILE
  OR LESS BETWEEN 3 PM AND 8 PM. LIGHT SNOW AND SOME FREEZING DRIZZLE
  WILL CONTINUE LATER THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. IN ADDITION...LIGHT
  SNOW WILL LINGER THROUGHOUT MUCH OF WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* A TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 7 TO 11 INCHES IS EXPECTED.

* NORTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH WILL
  RESULT IN AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING 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 HOME FROM WORK AND SCHOOL THIS AFTERNOON. TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS LATER TONIGHT AND 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 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.

&&

$$

WIZ005-030200-
/O.CON.KGRB.WS.W.0001.160202T1800Z-160203T2100Z/
VILAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAC DU FLAMBEAU...EAGLE RIVER
1155 AM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST
WEDNESDAY...

* SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD NORTHWARD THIS AFTERNOON. THE SNOW
  WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES WITH VISIBILITIES OF A QUARTER OF A MILE
  OR LESS BETWEEN 4 PM AND 9 PM. LIGHT SNOW AND SOME FREEZING DRIZZLE
  WILL CONTINUE LATER THIS EVENING THROUGH MUCH OF WEDNESDAY.

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

* TRAVEL COULD BE DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY TONIGHT AND DURING THE
  WEDNESDAY MORNING COMMUTE TO WORK AND SCHOOL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL HAZARDOUS. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...USE EXTREME CAUTION...OR WAIT UNTIL THE STORM HAS ENDED.
THE LATEST WISCONSIN ROAD CONDITIONS CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING
511.

&&

$$

WIZ038>040-048>050-030200-
/O.CON.KGRB.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-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
1155 AM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

* SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES WITH VISIBILITIES OF A QUARTER OF A MILE
  OR LESS WILL CONTINUE THROUGHOUT MUCH OF THE AFTERNOON. THE
  COMBINATION OF THE HEAVY SNOW AND INCREASING EAST WINDS OF 15
  TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL CREATE NEAR WHITE-OUT
  CONDITIONS IN RURAL AREA.

* THE MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL BEGIN TO TAPER OFF TO LIGHT SNOW...
  FREEZING DRIZZLE..DRIZZLE OR SLEET LATER THIS AFTERNOON OR EARLY THIS
  EVENING. THE MIXED PRECIPITATION  SHOULD CHANGE BACK OVER TO LIGHT SNOW
  LATE TONIGHT OR WEDNESDAY MORNING. LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  MUCH OF THE MORNING INTO WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

* A TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 5 TO 8 INCHES IS EXPECTED ACROSS
  THE FOX VALLEY AND DOOR COUNTY...WITH 3 TO 6 INCHES EXPECTED
  ACROSS CALUMET...MANITOWOC AND KEWAUNEE COUNTIES BY LATE
  WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* PLAN FOR DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR THE
  AFTERNOON OR EVENING COMMUTE HOME FROM WORK THIS AFTERNOON.
  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.

&&

$$


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