weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

Special Weather Statement


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

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
327 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
290800-
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE IL-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-
LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-IROQUOIS-FORD-
LAKE IN-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...WOODSTOCK...
WAUKEGAN...OREGON...DIXON...DEKALB...AURORA...WHEATON...CHICAGO...
OTTAWA...OSWEGO...MORRIS...JOLIET...KANKAKEE...PONTIAC...
WATSEKA...PAXTON...GARY...VALPARAISO...MOROCCO...RENSSELAER...
FOWLER
327 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

MODERATELY STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SHORTLY AFTER
DAYBREAK SUNDAY AND LAST THROUGH MID TO LATE AFTERNOON BEFORE
TAPERING. SUSTAINED SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
40 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS OF THIS MAGNITUDE CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. BE SURE TO
SECURE ANY LOOSE ITEMS LEFT OUTSIDE.

$$

BMD


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
553 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-MNZ079-086>088-094>096-WIZ017-029-
032>034-041>044-053>055-061-291100-
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-
CLAYTON-WABASHA-DODGE-OLMSTED-WINONA-MOWER-FILLMORE-HOUSTON-
TAYLOR-CLARK-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-JACKSON-LA CROSSE-MONROE-JUNEAU-
ADAMS-VERNON-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-GRANT-
553 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
IOWA...SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA...AND SOUTHWEST INTO CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A LIGHT WINTRY MIX OF SLEET...FREEZING RAIN...AND SNOW IS POSSIBLE LATE
TONIGHT WHICH COULD LEAD TO SLIPPERY TRAVEL CONDITIONS. A LIGHT
GLAZE OF ICE ALONG WITH A 1/10 INCH OF SLEET ACCUMULATION IS
POSSIBLE. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1/10 TO 1/2 INCH ARE EXPECTED
MAINLY OVER NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE LIGHT WINTRY MIX WILL SWITCH OVER TO RAIN SUNDAY MORNING AS
TEMPERATURES WARM ABOVE FREEZING. SLIPPERY TRAVEL IS POSSIBLE
EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

WINDY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY AFTERNOON WITH NORTHWEST
WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 35 TO 40 MPH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

PRECIPITATION REPORTS ARE APPRECIATED.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

NO WEBINAR IS SCHEDULED.

$$

WETENKAMP

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: June 2, 2009
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE