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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
513 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

WIZ046-047-051-052-056>060-062>072-011115-
MARQUETTE-GREEN LAKE-FOND DU LAC-SHEBOYGAN-SAUK-COLUMBIA-DODGE-
WASHINGTON-OZAUKEE-IOWA-DANE-JEFFERSON-WAUKESHA-MILWAUKEE-
LAFAYETTE-GREEN-ROCK-WALWORTH-RACINE-KENOSHA-
513 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WINTER STORM WARNING GOES INTO EFFECT FOR FAR SOUTHEAST
WISCONSIN LATE TONIGHT...WITH WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES FOR MOST
OF THE REST OF SOUTHERN WISCONSIN.

SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY...AS LOW
PRESSURE MOVES ALONG THE OHIO RIVER VALLEY. SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY
AT TIMES OVER FAR 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...AND A FEW GUSTS TO 35 MPH ALONG THE LAKE
MICHIGAN SHORE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE WINTER STORM WARNING AND WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES WILL
CONTINUE UNTIL THE SNOW WINDS DOWN LATE SUNDAY NIGHT. HEAVY SNOW
TOTALS ARE EXPECTED NEAR THE LAKE...WITH LESSER AMOUNTS INLAND.
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

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 Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
417 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM WITH LAKE EFFECT SNOW SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY NIGHT...

.SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD SOUTHERN WISCONSIN SATURDAY NIGHT AND
PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND AS LOW PRESSURE MOVES FROM THE
CENTRAL GREAT PLAINS TO THE OHIO RIVER VALLEY. LAKE EFFECT SNOW
WILL COMBINE WITH THE SNOW FROM THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TO
PRODUCE HIGHER SNOWFALL TOTALS OVER FAR SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN. IN
ADDITION... CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IS EXPECTED
OVER THIS AREA AS ONSHORE WINDS FROM LAKE MICHIGAN WILL GUST TO
OVER 30 MPH AT TIMES.

FOR INLAND LOCATIONS INCLUDING SOUTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN...SEVERAL
INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AS
WELL. THIS WILL BE A RATHER LONG EVENT...WITH SNOW FALLING FOR
ABOUT 24 STRAIGHT HOURS.

WIZ052-058>060-064-065-070-311830-
/O.NEW.KMKX.WW.Y.0004.150201T0600Z-150202T0900Z/
SHEBOYGAN-DODGE-WASHINGTON-OZAUKEE-JEFFERSON-WAUKESHA-WALWORTH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SHEBOYGAN...BEAVER DAM...WEST BEND...
PORT WASHINGTON...JEFFERSON...LAKE MILLS...WAUKESHA...
BROOKFIELD...ELKHORN...LAKE GENEVA
417 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
3 AM CST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 3 AM CST MONDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN TONIGHT AND LAST INTO SUNDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES OVER A 24 HOUR PERIOD.
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS TOWARD THE ILLINOIS BORDER.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH DURING THE DAY
  SUNDAY.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE
TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG
WINDS BLOWING SNOW AROUND. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS. USE
CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

MRC



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