Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
249 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...A WINTER STORM WITH LAKE EFFECT SNOW FOR SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.SNOW WILL GRADUALLY OVERSPREAD SOUTHERN WISCONSIN SATURDAY NIGHT
AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND AS LOW PRESSURE MOVES FROM THE
CENTRAL GREAT PLAINS AND ACROSS THE OHIO RIVER VALLEY. HEAVY SNOW
TOTALS ARE POSSIBLE OVER FAR SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN WHERE LAKE
EFFECT SNOW WILL COMBINE WITH THE SNOW FROM THE LOW PRESSURE AREA.
CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IS EXPECTED OVER THIS AREA
AS ONSHORE WINDS FROM LAKE MICHIGAN WILL GUST TO OVER 30 MPH AT
TIMES.

FOR INLAND LOCATIONS INCLUDING SOUTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN...SEVERAL
INCHES OF SNOW IS ALSO EXPECTED WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AS
WELL. WINTER WEATHER HEADLINES WILL EVENTUALLY BE ISSUED FOR MUCH
OF SOUTHERN WISCONSIN BEGINNING ON SATURDAY NIGHT.

WIZ066-071-072-310500-
/O.NEW.KMKX.WS.A.0002.150201T0600Z-150202T0900Z/
MILWAUKEE-RACINE-KENOSHA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MILWAUKEE...RACINE...KENOSHA
249 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.


* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND LAST INTO THE
  EARLY MORNING HOURS OF MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 9 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS AND CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW. VISIBILITIES REDUCED TO 1/2 MILE OR MUCH LESS AT
  TIMES.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IS EXPECTED WITH THIS
STORM. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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