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Wind Chill Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
907 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.THE COMBINATION OF NORTHWEST WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH COMBINED WITH
COLD TEMPERATURES WILL PRODUCE WIND CHILLS OF 20 TO 30 BELOW
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-MNZ079-086>088-094>096-WIZ017-029-
032>034-041>044-053>055-061-131200-
/O.CON.KARX.WC.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-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
907 PM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SATURDAY...

* WIND CHILLS WILL RANGE FROM 20 TO 30 BELOW LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
  SATURDAY MORNING. THE COLDEST WIND CHILLS WILL OCCUR BETWEEN
  MIDNIGHT AND 9 AM.

* THESE 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. DRESS FOR THE COLD AND ENSURE
PETS AND ANIMALS HAVE A WARM SHELTER.

$$

WETENKAMP




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
334 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-MNZ079-086>088-094>096-WIZ017-029-
032>034-041>044-053>055-061-131200-
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-
334 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
IOWA...SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA...AND FROM SOUTHWEST INTO CENTRAL
WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TONIGHT.

WIND CHILL READINGS OF 20 TO 30 BELOW ZERO ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
AREA THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT...WITH THE LOWEST READINGS FOUND
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND CHILL READINGS THIS LOW CAN CAUSE FROSTBITE
IN 30 MINUTES OR LESS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

WIND CHILL READINGS OF 20 TO 30 BELOW ZERO WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
MID MORNING SATURDAY.

IN ADDITION...ACCUMULATING SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE AREA
SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY. BASED ON CURRENT EXPECTATIONS...2 TO 5
INCHES ARE FORECAST...WITH THE HIGHEST TOTALS GENERALLY ALONG AND
WEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER.

ADDITIONAL FAST MOVING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS WILL MOVE THROUGH THE
AREA FROM MONDAY INTO WEDNESDAY. THE EXACT TIMING AND PLACEMENT OF
THESE SYSTEMS REMAINS HIGHLY UNCERTAIN...BUT ONE OR MORE ROUNDS OF
MAINLY LIGHT WINTRY PRECIPITATION ARE POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED...THOUGH SPOTTERS ARE
ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS AT ANY TIME.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

NO WEBINAR IS SCHEDULED.

$$

LAWRENCE



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