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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.

WIZ066-071-072-311830-
/O.UPG.KMKX.WS.A.0002.150201T0600Z-150202T0900Z/
/O.NEW.KMKX.WS.W.0001.150201T0600Z-150202T0900Z/
MILWAUKEE-RACINE-KENOSHA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MILWAUKEE...RACINE...KENOSHA
417 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 3 AM
CST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 3 AM CST MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN LATE TONIGHT AND LAST INTO THE EARLY
  MORNING HOURS OF MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 9 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

* 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 WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONSIDERABLE BLOWING
AND DRIFTING SNOW IS EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM. CONTINUE TO MONITOR
THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
353 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM TO BRING HEAVY SNOWFALL TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.A DEVELOPING WINTER STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO SPREAD SNOW ACROSS
THE AREA LATE THIS AFTERNOON...WHICH WILL CONTINUE TO FALL THROUGH
SUNDAY. HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER EASTERN
IOWA...NORTHWEST ILLINOIS AND FAR NORTHEAST MISSOURI. DEVELOPING
STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS SUNDAY MAY RESULT IN CONSIDERABLE DRIFTING
AND SOME BLOWING OF THE SNOW. SOME UNCERTAINTY ON THE EXACT TRACK
OF THIS STORM REMAINS...WHICH WILL AFFECT WHERE THE HEAVIEST SNOW
IS EXPECTED. STAY INFORMED WITH THE LATEST FORECAST UPDATES.

IAZ042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087-088-098-ILZ001-002-007-009-
015>018-024-MOZ009-311800-
/O.UPG.KDVN.WS.A.0002.150201T0000Z-150202T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KDVN.WS.W.0002.150201T0100Z-150202T0300Z/
DUBUQUE-BENTON-LINN-JONES-JACKSON-IOWA-JOHNSON-CEDAR-CLINTON-
MUSCATINE-SCOTT-KEOKUK-WASHINGTON-LOUISA-JEFFERSON-HENRY IA-
VAN BUREN-JO DAVIESS-STEPHENSON-CARROLL-WHITESIDE-ROCK ISLAND-
HENRY IL-BUREAU-PUTNAM-MERCER-SCOTLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DUBUQUE...VINTON...CEDAR RAPIDS...
ANAMOSA...MAQUOKETA...MARENGO...IOWA CITY...TIPTON...CLINTON...
MUSCATINE...BETTENDORF...DAVENPORT...SIGOURNEY...WASHINGTON...
WAPELLO...FAIRFIELD...MOUNT PLEASANT...KEOSAUQUA....GALENA...
FREEPORT...MOUNT CARROLL...STERLING...ROCK FALLS...MOLINE...
ROCK ISLAND...KEWANEE...PRINCETON...HENNEPIN...ALEDO...MEMPHIS
353 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 PM
CST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN QUAD CITIES HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS
EVENING TO 9 PM CST SUNDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* TIMING...7 PM THIS EVENING UNTIL 9 PM SUNDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...7 TO 11 INCHES. HEAVIEST SNOWS ALONG HIGHWAY
  30 SOUTH TO THE I-80 CORRIDOR TO NEAR HIGHWAY 34 IN IOWA.

* WINDS...LIGHT SOUTH WINDS TONIGHT. NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH SUNDAY...RESULTING IN CONSIDERABLE DRIFTING
  OF SNOW AND SOME BLOWING OF THE SNOW BY LATE MORNING.

* VISIBILITIES...BELOW 1/2 MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK AND HAZARDOUS. ON
  SUNDAY...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL CREATE AREAS OF LOW
  VISIBILITY AND MAY MAKE IT DIFFICULT FOR ROAD CREWS TO KEEP
  ROADS CLEAR...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
353 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM TO BRING HEAVY SNOWFALL TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.A DEVELOPING WINTER STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO SPREAD SNOW ACROSS
THE AREA LATE THIS AFTERNOON...WHICH WILL CONTINUE TO FALL THROUGH
SUNDAY. HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER EASTERN
IOWA...NORTHWEST ILLINOIS AND FAR NORTHEAST MISSOURI. DEVELOPING
STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS SUNDAY MAY RESULT IN CONSIDERABLE DRIFTING
AND SOME BLOWING OF THE SNOW. SOME UNCERTAINTY ON THE EXACT TRACK
OF THIS STORM REMAINS...WHICH WILL AFFECT WHERE THE HEAVIEST SNOW
IS EXPECTED. STAY INFORMED WITH THE LATEST FORECAST UPDATES.

IAZ040-041-311800-
/O.NEW.KDVN.WS.W.0002.150201T0100Z-150202T0300Z/
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...INDEPENDENCE...MANCHESTER
353 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 PM
CST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN QUAD CITIES HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS
EVENING TO 9 PM CST SUNDAY.

* TIMING...7 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 PM CST SUNDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...7 TO 9 INCHES.

* WINDS...LIGHT WINDS TONIGHT. NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 35 MPH SUNDAY...RESULTING IN CONSIDERABLE DRIFTING OF SNOW
  AND SOME BLOWING OF THE SNOW BY MID MORNING.

* VISIBILITIES...BELOW 1/2 MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK AND HAZARDOUS. ON
  SUNDAY...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL CREATE AREAS OF LOW
  VISIBILITY AND MAY MAKE IT DIFFICULT FOR ROAD CREWS TO KEEP
  ROADS CLEAR...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

NICHOLS/UTTECH

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
247 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
311700-
/O.CON.KLOT.WS.W.0002.150201T0300Z-150202T0300Z/
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
247 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015 /347 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015/

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM CST /10 PM
EST/ THIS EVENING TO 9 PM CST /10 PM EST/ SUNDAY...

* TIMING...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL BEGIN THIS EVENING.
  PRECIPITATION MAY START AS RAIN OR RAIN SNOW MIX...
  PARTICULARLY THE FARTHER SOUTH YOU GO FROM INTERSTATE 80.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...WIDESPREAD AMOUNTS OF 5 TO 10 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED BY SUNDAY EVENING...WITH A CHANCE OF ISOLATED HEAVIER
  AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF 10 INCHES...ESPECIALLY NEAR LAKE
  MICHIGAN.

* MAIN IMPACT...SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT.
  SIGNIFICANT DISRUPTIONS TO AIR TRAVEL ARE ALSO LIKELY.

* OTHER IMPACTS...STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS WILL DEVELOP SUNDAY
  AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY EVENING LEADING TO BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING OF THE FRESHLY FALLEN SNOW.

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. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

IZZI

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