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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
443 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

WIZ046-047-051-052-056>060-062>072-021045-
MARQUETTE-GREEN LAKE-FOND DU LAC-SHEBOYGAN-SAUK-COLUMBIA-DODGE-
WASHINGTON-OZAUKEE-IOWA-DANE-JEFFERSON-WAUKESHA-MILWAUKEE-
LAFAYETTE-GREEN-ROCK-WALWORTH-RACINE-KENOSHA-
443 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL
WISCONSIN...SOUTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN AND SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A BLIZZARD WARNING GOES INTO EFFECT MIDDAY FOR RACINE AND KENOSHA
COUNTIES...WITH A WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FOR THE SOUTH
HALVES OF SOUTHEAST AND SOUTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN AS WELL AS
SHEBOYGAN AND OZAUKEE COUNTIES THROUGH THIS EVENING. WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORIES ARE IN EFFECT FOR THE REST OF SOUTHERN
WISCONSIN.

SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING...AS LOW PRESSURE
INTENSIFIES AS IT TRACKS FROM EASTERN KANSAS TO ACROSS THE OHIO
RIVER VALLEY. SNOW WILL BE HEAVIEST OVER SOUTHEASTERN WISCONSIN
WHERE LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL COMBINE WITH THE SNOW FROM THE LOW
PRESSURE AREA. BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IS EXPECTED OVER ALL OF
THE AREA WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 25 MPH AND 30 MPH. VISIBILITIES WILL
BE LOWEST ACROSS FAR SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO
35 MPH NEAR THE LAKE MICHIGAN SHORE.

THE SNOW WILL TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST LATE THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THE EVENING...HOWEVER SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH THE NIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES WILL APPROACH 20 BELOW ZERO LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING AS BRISK NORTHWEST WINDS
BRING ARCTIC AIR TO THE REGION. WIND CHILL VALUES WILL APPROACH 20
BELOW ZERO AGAIN THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED...BUT SNOWFALL REPORTS ARE
APPRECIATED.

$$



Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
953 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STRONG WINTER STORM TO IMPACT SOUTHERN WISCONSIN THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.SNOW WILL BE STEADY...AND AT TIMES MODERATE TO HEAVY...THROUGH
THIS AFTERNOON AS LOW PRESSURE MOVES FROM THE CENTRAL PLAINS TO
THE OHIO RIVER VALLEY. EXPECTED LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL ENHANCE
SNOWFALL TOTALS OVER FAR EASTERN WISCONSIN. IN ADDITION...
CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTHERN
WISCONSIN...ESPECIALLY NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN WHERE BLIZZARD
CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR AT TIMES AS WINDS GUST TO 35 MPH.

THE HIGHEST SNOW TOTALS WILL BE FOUND IN FAR EASTERN WISCONSIN AND
FAR SOUTHERN WISCONSIN.

WIZ062-063-067-068-020000-
/O.CON.KMKX.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150202T0300Z/
IOWA-DANE-LAFAYETTE-GREEN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DODGEVILLE...MADISON...DARLINGTON...
MONROE
953 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

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

* TIMING...SNOW WILL PERSIST INTO THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCCUMULATI0NS OF 4 TO 5
  INCHES. STORM TOTALS OF 6 TO 9 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH THROUGH LATE
  AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS AND CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW. VISIBILITIES REDUCED TO 1/2 MILE OR MUCH LESS
  AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. BLOWING SNOW WILL
LEAD TO LOW VISIBILITY WITH BRIEF WHITEOUT CONDITIONS. ONLY
TRAVEL IN AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT... FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY.

&&

$$



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