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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
1252 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...NEW WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES AND WARNINGS ISSUED FOR THE SNOW
SPREADING INTO LOCATIONS SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 90 TONIGHT...

.SNOW IS DEVELOPING ACROSS SOUTHWEST IOWA...WHICH SHOULD CONTINUE
TO SPREAD NORTHEAST INTO LOCATIONS SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 90 THIS
EVENING. ANTICIPATE ROADS TO BECOME SLIPPERY QUICKLY ONCE THE SNOW
STARTS. EXPECT THIS SNOW TO PERSIST THROUGH SUNDAY WITH THE
HEAVIEST OF THE SNOW OCCURRING TONIGHT. TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 4
TO 9 INCHES ARE EXPECTED WITH THE HIGHEST ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED
SOUTH OF U.S. HIGHWAY 18. AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW MAY
ALSO CAUSE ADDITIONAL TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ON SUNDAY...ESPECIALLY
ACROSS OPEN AREAS AND RIDGE TOPS.

MNZ094>096-WIZ053-010300-
/O.EXA.KARX.WW.Y.0006.150201T0100Z-150202T0300Z/
MOWER-FILLMORE-HOUSTON-VERNON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUSTIN...VIROQUA
1252 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO
9 PM CST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS
EVENING TO 9 PM CST SUNDAY.

* EXPECT SNOW TO DEVELOP AROUND 7 PM AND THEN DIMINISH AROUND 9
  PM SUNDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR BETWEEN MIDNIGHT AND 6
  AM SUNDAY.

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 30 MPH ON SUNDAY WILL CAUSE PATCHY
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY ON RIDGE TOPS AND IN OPEN
  AREAS.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* PLAN ON SLIPPERY TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.
THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR THE STATE YOU ARE CALLING FROM CAN
BE OBTAINED BY CALLING 5 1 1.

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
1252 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

IAZ008>011-018-019-MNZ094>096-WIZ053>055-011300-
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-MOWER-
FILLMORE-HOUSTON-VERNON-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-
1252 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SNOW IS EXPECTED TONIGHT WITH ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES.
ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK THIS EVENING. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY
IS IN EFFECT TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY CONTINUES THROUGH SUNDAY. EXPECT SLICK
ROADS AS PERIODS OF SNOW CONTINUE. AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 3 INCHES
ARE POSSIBLE. NORTHERLY WINDS WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH ACROSS WIND
PRONE AREAS MAY ALSO RESULT IN REDUCED VISIBILITY IN PATCHY
BLOWING SNOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOW REPORTS ARE APPRECIATED.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

NO WEBINAR IS SCHEDULED.

$$



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