Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
309 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...VERY COLD WIND CHILL READINGS EXPECTED TONIGHT...

.GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL COMBINE WITH FALLING TEMPERATURES TO
PRODUCE WIND CHILL READINGS OF 20 TO 30 BELOW ZERO THIS EVENING
INTO TONIGHT. WHILE WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH OVERNIGHT...
STEADILY FALLING TEMPERATURES WELL BELOW ZERO WILL CONTINUE TO
PRODUCE WIND CHILL READINGS AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO RIGHT ON INTO
MID MORNING SATURDAY.

IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-MNZ079-086>088-094>096-WIZ017-029-
032>034-041>044-053>055-061-121800-
/O.NEW.KARX.WC.Y.0006.160213T0000Z-160213T1500Z/
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-
CLAYTON-WABASHA-DODGE-OLMSTED-WINONA-MOWER-FILLMORE-HOUSTON-
TAYLOR-CLARK-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-JACKSON-LA CROSSE-MONROE-JUNEAU-
ADAMS-VERNON-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-GRANT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DECORAH...WAUKON...CHARLES CITY...
OELWEIN...ROCHESTER...WINONA...AUSTIN...MEDFORD...NEILLSVILLE...
BLACK RIVER FALLS...LA CROSSE...SPARTA/TOMAH...MAUSTON...
VIROQUA...PRAIRIE DU CHIEN...RICHLAND CENTER...PLATTEVILLE
309 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM
CST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST
SATURDAY.

* EXPECT WIND CHILLS TO RANGE FROM 20 TO 30 BELOW ZERO THIS
  EVENING THROUGH MID MORNING SATURDAY...WITH THE COLDEST WIND
  CHILLS OCCURRING BETWEEN MIDNIGHT AND 9 AM SATURDAY.

* THESE COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CAUSE FROSTBITE IN AS LITTLE AS 30
  MINUTES TO EXPOSED SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT COLD AIR AND THE WIND WILL
COMBINE TO CREATE LOW WIND CHILLS. FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA CAN
OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

$$

LAWRENCE


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