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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
950 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

WIZ005-010>013-018>022-030-031-035>040-045-048>050-073-074-291000-
VILAS-ONEIDA-FOREST-FLORENCE-NORTHERN MARINETTE-LINCOLN-LANGLADE-
MENOMINEE-NORTHERN OCONTO-DOOR-MARATHON-SHAWANO-WOOD-PORTAGE-
WAUPACA-OUTAGAMIE-BROWN-KEWAUNEE-WAUSHARA-WINNEBAGO-CALUMET-
MANITOWOC-SOUTHERN MARINETTE-SOUTHERN OCONTO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EAGLE RIVER...RHINELANDER...CRANDON...
TOMAHAWK...ANTIGO...KESHENA...STURGEON BAY...WAUSAU...
WISCONSIN RAPIDS...STEVENS POINT...APPLETON...GREEN BAY...
ALGOMA...WAUTOMA...OSHKOSH...CHILTON...TWO RIVERS...CRIVITZ
950 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...MIXED PRECIPITATION EXPECTED SUNDAY MORNING...

A STRONG SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS WISCONSIN ON SUNDAY. WARMER AIR
FLOWING NORTHWARD INTO THE STATE WILL BRING A PERIOD OF MIXED
PRECIPITATION SUNDAY MORNING.

SNOW AND SLEET SHOULD REACH CENTRAL AND NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN...
INCLUDING THE COMMUNITIES OF RHINELANDER...TOMAHAWK...WAUSAU...
WISCONSIN RAPIDS AND STEVENS POINT BETWEEN 7 AM AND 9 AM SUNDAY
MORNING. THE PRECIPITATION SHOULD REACH NORTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL
WISCONSIN...INCLUDING THE COMMUNITIES OF MARINETTE...OCONTO...
SHAWANO...WAUPACA...GREEN BAY...APPLETON...OSHKOSH...STURGEON BAY
AND MANITOWOC BETWEEN 9 AM AND 11 AM.

THE PRECIPITATION WILL CHANGE OVER TO RAIN FROM SOUTH TO NORTH
AS TEMPERATURES CLIMB INTO THE 30S SUNDAY MORNING. SOME SNOW MAY
LINGER INTO THE AFTERNOON ACROSS THE NORTH. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS
SHOULD BE GENERALLY LESS THAN AN INCH SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 29...AND
AROUND AN INCH FOR LOCATIONS TO THE NORTH. THE SNOW AND SLEET
COULD CAUSE A PERIOD OF REDUCED VISIBILITIES. A SLUSHY ACCUMULATION
OF SNOW CAN BE EXPECTED ON SOME ROADS ACROSS PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...
NORTH CENTRAL AND FAR NORTHEAST WISCONSIN UNTIL TEMPERATURES RISE
WELL ABOVE FREEZING LATE SUNDAY MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

THE SYSTEM WILL ALSO BRING GUSTY SOUTH WINDS ON SUNDAY MORNING.
WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH GUSTS OF 30 TO 40 MPH.
LOCALLY HIGHER GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS EAST-CENTRAL WISCONSIN.
THE STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE WEST SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES MAY ENCOUNTER DIFFICULT TRAVEL DUE TO THE
STRONG WINDS.

$$
ECKBERG

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
649 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

WIZ046-047-051-052-056>060-062>072-291200-
MARQUETTE-GREEN LAKE-FOND DU LAC-SHEBOYGAN-SAUK-COLUMBIA-DODGE-
WASHINGTON-OZAUKEE-IOWA-DANE-JEFFERSON-WAUKESHA-MILWAUKEE-
LAFAYETTE-GREEN-ROCK-WALWORTH-RACINE-KENOSHA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MONTELLO...BERLIN...FOND DU LAC...
SHEBOYGAN...BARABOO...PORTAGE...WISCONSIN DELLS...BEAVER DAM...
WEST BEND...PORT WASHINGTON...DODGEVILLE...MADISON...JEFFERSON...
LAKE MILLS...WAUKESHA...BROOKFIELD...MILWAUKEE...DARLINGTON...
MONROE...JANESVILLE...BELOIT...ELKHORN...LAKE GENEVA...RACINE...
KENOSHA
649 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...BURST OF MIXED PRECIPITATION EXPECTED SUNDAY MORNING...

WARMER...MOIST AIR SURGING INTO SOUTHERN WISCONSIN LATE TONIGHT
AND SUNDAY IS EXPECTED TO CAUSE A PERIOD OF MIXED PRECIPITATION
SUNDAY MORNING.

A MIXTURE OF RAIN AND SLEET WILL SPREAD INTO SOUTH CENTRAL
WISCONSIN INCLUDING MADISON...PORTAGE AND THE WISCONSIN DELLS
BETWEEN 7 AM AND 9 AM CDT SUNDAY MORNING. SURFACE TEMPERATURES AT
THAT TIME WILL BE RIGHT AROUND FREEZING...SO THERE IS ALSO A
POTENTIAL FOR A ONE TO TWO HOUR PERIOD OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.

THE MIXED PRECIPITATION WILL SPREAD RAPIDLY EAST AND START TO AFFECT
SOUTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL WISCONSIN INCLUDING FOND DU LAC...
MILWAUKEE...KENOSHA AND WEST BEND BETWEEN 9 AM AND 11 AM CDT. A
MIXTURE OF RAIN AND SLEET IS EXPECTED OVER THIS AREA WITH A CHANCE
FOR SNOW. SURFACE TEMPERATURES WILL BE SLIGHTLY ABOVE
FREEZING...REDUCING THE THREAT FOR LIGHT FREEZING RAIN.

THE MIXED PRECIPITATION WILL END FROM WEST TO EAST BETWEEN 11 AM
AND 2 PM CDT.

THIS BURST OF MIXED PRECIPITATION WILL CAUSE A PERIOD OF REDUCED
VISIBILITY SUNDAY MORNING AS WELL AS POSSIBLY SLUSHY...SLIPPERY
TRAVEL.

IN ADDITION...STRONG SOUTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON SUNDAY. WIND
GUSTS WILL LIKELY REACH 35 TO 40 MPH...WITH SUSTAINED WINDS OF 20
TO 30 MPH. HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES ON EAST TO WEST ORIENTATED
ROADWAYS WILL BE BUFFETED BY THESE STRONG WINDS. SECURE ANY LOOSE
ITEMS LEFT OUTSIDE AS WELL.

$$
MBK

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