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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
732 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SNOW WILL CAUSE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL TODAY ALONG AND EAST OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY...

.THE PRIMARY RAIN AND SNOW BAND IS NOW ALIGNED ALONG THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY AND WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTHEASTWARD
THIS MORNING. RAIN WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW FROM WEST TO EAST AS A
COLD FRONT SWEEPS ACROSS THE REGION. THERE MAY BE A BRIEF PERIOD
OF MIXED PRECIPITATION BEFORE BECOMING ALL SNOW. SNOW WILL BECOME
MORE WIDESPREAD LATER THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

WET UNTREATED SURFACES WILL QUICKLY FREEZE AND BECOME SLICK AS
SURFACE TEMPERATURES DROP BELOW FREEZING AND SNOW BEGINS TO
ACCUMULATE. ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY INTO WESTERN WISCONSIN TODAY INTO
TONIGHT. FARTHER EAST INTO PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WISCONSIN...SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS OF 5 TO 7 INCHES ARE EXPECTED BY TUESDAY MORNING.
WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WILL FURTHER HAMPER TRAVEL AND KEEP ROADS
SNOW COVERED WITH SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

EXPECT TRAVEL TO BE HAZARDOUS TODAY AS SNOW ACCUMULATES. THE
MORNING AND EVENING COMMUTES WILL BE PARTICULARLY DIFFICULT. THE
SNOW WILL SHIFT EAST AND END LATER TONIGHT INTO EARLY TUESDAY
MORNING.

IAZ011-030-MNZ088-096-WIZ017-029-032>034-041-042-053>055-061-
242145-
/O.CON.KARX.WW.Y.0026.000000T0000Z-141125T0600Z/
ALLAMAKEE-CLAYTON-WINONA-HOUSTON-TAYLOR-CLARK-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-
JACKSON-LA CROSSE-MONROE-VERNON-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-GRANT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAUKON...WINONA...MEDFORD...
NEILLSVILLE...BLACK RIVER FALLS...LA CROSSE...SPARTA/TOMAH...
VIROQUA...PRAIRIE DU CHIEN...RICHLAND CENTER...PLATTEVILLE
732 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT.

* EXPECT SNOW TO CONTINUE...DIMINISHING AROUND MIDNIGHT.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR BETWEEN NOON AND 6 PM
  THIS EVENING.

* 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 3 TO 5 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS...INCLUDING DURING THE
  EVENING COMMUTE. IN ADDITION...AREAS OF POOR VISIBILITY ARE
  EXPECTED.

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.

$$

ROGERS

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
345 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM STILL ON TRACK TO BRING SNOW
AND BRISK WINDS TO THE AREA TODAY...

.A STORM SYSTEM MOVING ACROSS THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES WILL CONTINUE
TO BRING IN COLDER AIR ON STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS ACROSS THE AREA
TODAY. THIS WILL CHANGE OVER RAIN TO SNOW FROM WEST TO EAST EARLY
THIS MORNING...WITH OCCASIONAL ROUNDS OF SNOW THEN CONTINUING
ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA INTO THIS EVENING. NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20
TO 30 MPH WITH SOME GUSTS OVER 40 MPH....WHEN COMBINED WITH THE
FALLING SNOW WILL SHARPLY REDUCE VISIBILITIES AT TIMES. LOCALIZED
PATCHY BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL THEN BE POSSIBLE BY
AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EVENING AS TEMPERATURES FALL FURTHER.

IAZ041-052-053-064-065-067-077-078-241745-
/O.CON.KDVN.WW.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-141125T0000Z/
DELAWARE-LINN-JONES-JOHNSON-CEDAR-MUSCATINE-WASHINGTON-LOUISA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MANCHESTER...CEDAR RAPIDS...ANAMOSA...
IOWA CITY...TIPTON...MUSCATINE...WASHINGTON...WAPELLO
345 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...MOST OF THE SNOW ACCUMULATION WILL OCCUR FROM NOW
  THROUGH LATE MORNING...THEN DIMINISH TO LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS OR
  FLURRIES BY MID AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...AS TEMPERATURES FALL WELL BELOW FREEZING...ROADS MAY
  BECOME SNOW AND ICE COVERED AND SLIPPERY...ESPECIALLY DURING THE
  AFTERNOON. LOCALIZED BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL ALSO CAUSE
  REDUCED AND RAPIDLY CHANGING VISIBILITIES...ESPECIALLY ON RURAL
  AND OPEN NORTH/SOUTH ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING... ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.

&&

$$

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