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
1218 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

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

.Periods of precipitation are expected tonight into Friday.
Temperatures tonight are likely 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.

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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
1218 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. 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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