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Winter Storm Warning

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

...ROADS BECOMING SLICK AS SNOW FALLS...

.SNOW WAS FALLING ACROSS NORTHEAST IOWA AND SOUTHWEST
WISCONSIN...ADVANCING INTO THE I-90 CORRIDOR. LAW ENFORCMENT
IN SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA AND NORTHEAST IOWA ARE INDICATING ROADS ARE
SLIPPERY AND HAZARDOUS. TRAVEL IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

SNOW TOTALS CLOSE TO 2 INCHES WERE REPORTED ACROSS PORTIONS OF
NORTHEAST IOWA AND SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA AT MID EVENING. SNOWFALL
RATES WERE APPROACHING AN INCH PER HOUR AT TIMES.

ROAD CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO DETERIORATE AS THE EVENING WEARS
ON AND THE SNOW BECOMES HEAVIER...AND MORE WIDESPREAD.

AMOUNTS FOR NORTHEAST IOWA AND SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN WILL RANGE
FROM 4 TO 6 INCHES BY MIDNIGHT...WITH 2 INCHES OR LESS UP TO I-90.

THE SNOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH SUNDAY...WITH THE BULK OF THE
ACCUMULATIONS ENDING BY NOON. TOTAL AMOUNTS OF 4 TO 10 INCHES ARE
EXPECTED...HIGHEST SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 18 IN NORTHEAST IOWA AND
SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN. AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW MAY ALSO
CAUSE ADDITIONAL TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ON SUNDAY...ESPECIALLY
ACROSS OPEN AREAS AND RIDGE TOPS.

IAZ029-030-WIZ061-011100-
/O.CON.KARX.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150202T0300Z/
FAYETTE-CLAYTON-GRANT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OELWEIN...PLATTEVILLE
850 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST SUNDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST SUNDAY.

* SNOW TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

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

* WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 35 MPH WILL CAUSE AREAS OF BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY ON RIDGE TOPS AND IN OPEN
  AREAS.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 7 TO 9 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE OCCURRING. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY. 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

IAZ029-030-WIZ061-011300-
FAYETTE-CLAYTON-GRANT-
1252 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SNOW IS EXPECTED TONIGHT WITH ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 6 INCHES.
TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
WINTER STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

A WINTER STORM WARNING CONTINUES THROUGH SUNDAY. EXPECT DIFFICULT
TRAVEL AT TIMES AS PERIODS OF SNOW CONTINUE. AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4
INCHES ARE POSSIBLE. NORTHERLY WINDS WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH
ACROSS WIND PRONE AREAS WILL RESULT IN REDUCED VISIBILITY IN
AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SNOW REPORTS ARE APPRECIATED.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

NO WEBINAR IS SCHEDULED.

$$

AJ




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