Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
926 PM CST SUN JAN 31 2016

...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED TUESDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE TRACKING FROM THE PLAINS TO THE GREAT LAKES WILL
BRING A SWATH OF HEAVY SNOW FROM SOUTHWEST TO NORTHEAST ACROSS
WISCONSIN ON TUESDAY. CONFIDENCE IS INCREASING THAT AREAS
NORTHWEST OF A LINE FROM DARLINGTON...TO MADISON...TO FOND DU LAC
WILL LIKELY HAVE SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS GREATER THAN SIX INCHES.
THE SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AND WET AND CAUSE VERY LOW VISIBILITY...
ESPECIALLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON. TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS.

WIZ046-047-051-056>058-062-063-067-011130-
/O.CON.KMKX.WS.A.0001.160202T1200Z-160203T1200Z/
MARQUETTE-GREEN LAKE-FOND DU LAC-SAUK-COLUMBIA-DODGE-IOWA-DANE-
LAFAYETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MONTELLO...BERLIN...FOND DU LAC...
BARABOO...PORTAGE...WISCONSIN DELLS...BEAVER DAM...DODGEVILLE...
MADISON...DARLINGTON
926 PM CST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL ARRIVE EARLY TUESDAY MORNING FROM THE SOUTH
  AND BECOME HEAVY BY TUESDAY AFTERNOON. EXPECT SNOW TO TAPER
  OFF FROM WEST TO EAST TUESDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 INCHES OR MORE POSSIBLE ALONG AND
  NORTHWEST OF A LINE FROM DARLINGTON...TO MADISON...TO FOND DU
  LAC. HIGHEST AMOUNTS EXPECTED TOWARD THE WISCONSIN DELLS...
  WITH 9 TO 11 INCHES POSSIBLE. THERE IS STILL UNCERTAINTY
  REGARDING SNOWFALL AMOUNTS.

* WINDS...EAST TO NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH BY EARLY TUESDAY
  AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH TUESDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...HIGH SNOWFALL RATES WILL CAUSE LOW VISIBILITY AND
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

$$

REM



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