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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
1022 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

...ACCUMULATING SNOW TODAY AND THIS EVENING...

.AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW TO
SOUTHERN WISCONSIN TODAY AND THIS EVENING. A BAND OF MODERATE SNOW
WILL PUSH WEST TO EAST ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST
WISCONSIN THROUGH MIDDLE AFTERNOON. THIS WILL AFFECT THE MADISON
AND MILWAUKEE METRO AREAS. A QUICK INCH OF SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED
WITH THIS INITIAL MODERATE SNOW BAND.

UP TO A FEW INCHES OF POWDERY SNOW IS FORECAST FOR DANE...IOWA...
LAFAYETTE...GREEN AND ROCK COUNTIES...WITH LESSER AMOUNTS
ELSEWHERE ACROSS SOUTHERN WISCONSIN. SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF
SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON IS EXPECTED...AS WINDS BECOME GUSTY.

WIZ063-069-150030-
/O.CON.KMKX.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-160215T0300Z/
DANE-ROCK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MADISON...JANESVILLE...BELOIT
1022 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING.

* PRECIPITATION RATES...STEADY MODERATE SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR
  THROUGH ABOUT 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON. A QUICK INCH OF POWDERY SNOW
  IS EXPECTED. LOWER RATES ARE THEN EXPECTED INTO THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES
  ARE EXPECTED. THE SNOW WILL BE POWDERY.

* WINDS / VISIBILITIES...SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 15 MPH...WITH WIND
  GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH...WILL RESULT IN SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING
  SNOW DURING THE AFTERNOON. LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT
  TIMES.

* IMPACTS...PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS WITH REDUCED
  VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

$$
WOOD

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
1022 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

...ACCUMULATING SNOW TODAY AND THIS EVENING...

.AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW TO
SOUTHERN WISCONSIN TODAY AND THIS EVENING. A BAND OF MODERATE SNOW
WILL PUSH WEST TO EAST ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST
WISCONSIN THROUGH MIDDLE AFTERNOON. THIS WILL AFFECT THE MADISON
AND MILWAUKEE METRO AREAS. A QUICK INCH OF SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED
WITH THIS INITIAL MODERATE SNOW BAND.

UP TO A FEW INCHES OF POWDERY SNOW IS FORECAST FOR DANE...IOWA...
LAFAYETTE...GREEN AND ROCK COUNTIES...WITH LESSER AMOUNTS
ELSEWHERE ACROSS SOUTHERN WISCONSIN. SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF
SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON IS EXPECTED...AS WINDS BECOME GUSTY.

WIZ062-067-068-150030-
/O.CON.KMKX.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-160215T0300Z/
IOWA-LAFAYETTE-GREEN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DODGEVILLE...DARLINGTON...MONROE
1022 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING.

* TIMING...EXPECT STEADY MODERATE SNOW TO CONTINUE INTO EARLY THIS
  AFTERNOON...WITH LIGHT SNOW THEN OCCURRING INTO THIS EVENING.

* PRECIPITATION RATES...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR
  THROUGH ABOUT 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON...WITH A QUICK INCH OF POWDERY
  SNOWFALL EXPECTED. LOWER RATES ARE EXPECTED INTO THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES
  ARE EXPECTED. THE SNOW WILL BE POWDERY.

* WINDS / VISIBILITIES...SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 15 MPH...WITH WIND
  GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH...WILL RESULT IN SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING
  SNOW DURING THE AFTERNOON. LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT
  TIMES.

* IMPACTS...PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS WITH REDUCED
  VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

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 WISCONSIN CAN BE OBTAINED BY
CALLING 5 1 1 OR BY VISITING WWW.511WI.GOV (LOWER CASE).

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
1157 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

...MAIN BAND OF SNOW MOVING INTO WESTERN AND SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN
LATE THIS MORNING...

.RADAR AND SURFACE OBSERVATIONS SHOWED A BAND OF LIGHT TO
MODERATE SNOW MOVING EAST ACROSS THE AREA. VISIBILITIES IN SOME
PARTS OF THIS BAND REMAINED BELOW 1 MILE. MOST SNOW AMOUNTS AS OF
1145 AM HAVE BEEN 1 TO 3 INCHES...WITH THE HEAVIER TOTALS IN
PARTS OF NORTHEAST IOWA. THE BACK EDGE OF THE SNOW BAND WAS ALREADY
NEARING THE ROCHESTER MINNESOTA TO OELWEIN IOWA AREAS...WITH
MAINLY FLURRIES OR VERY LIGHT SNOW IN LOCATIONS WEST OF HIGHWAY 52.

THIS BAND OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE EAST ACROSS WISCONSIN THIS
AFTERNOON...WITH THE SNOW CONTINUING TO DIMINISH WEST OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER. WITH A FASTER MOVEMENT OF THE SNOW BAND NOW
OCCURRING...MOST SNOW TOTALS ARE GOING TO BE 1 TO 3 INCHES WITH
LOCALLY UP TO 4 INCHES IN FAR NORTHEAST IOWA AND FAR SOUTHWEST
WISCONSIN.

BRISK SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH CONTINUED ACROSS MUCH OF
THE AREA...CREATING BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF THE NEW SNOW. AREA
WEB CAMERAS CONTINUED TO SHOW THESE WINDS WERE BLOWING THE FLUFFY
SNOW OFF OF MANY ROADS...HOWEVER THE WINDS WERE ALSO DRIFTING THE
SNOW ONTO ROADS IN SOME PLACES. CONTINUE TO USE CAUTION IF
TRAVELING THIS AFTERNOON AND BE PREPARED FOR VARIABLE ROAD
CONDITIONS.

IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-WIZ054-061-150000-
/O.CON.KARX.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-160215T0000Z/
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-
CLAYTON-CRAWFORD-GRANT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DECORAH...WAUKON...CHARLES CITY...
OELWEIN...PRAIRIE DU CHIEN...PLATTEVILLE
1157 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

* SNOW WILL SPREAD EAST ACROSS THE AREA EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...
  BUT WAS ALREADY DIMINISHING WEST OF DECORAH AND OELWEIN IOWA.

* TOTAL SNOW AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...WITH
  LOCALIZED AMOUNTS UP TO 4 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WILL CONTINUE TO CREATE SOME
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW OF THE NEW SNOW...ESPECIALLY ON RIDGE
  TOPS AND IN OPEN AREAS.

* PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS.

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.

$$
RRS

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1034 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SNOW...DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON

.A STORM SYSTEM HAS SPREAD ACCUMULATING SNOW ACROSS EASTERN IOWA...NORTHEAST
MISSOURI AND NORTHWEST AND WESTERN ILLINOIS. LIGHT TO BRIEFLY MODERATE
SNOW WILL OCCUR INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON...DIMINISHING TOWARDS EVENING.
SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL ALSO INCREASE WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH THIS
MORNING MAY CAUSE LOCALIZED MINOR DRIFTING. TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 2
TO 5 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED OVER MUCH OF THE AREA BY EVENING. THE HIGHEST
AMOUNTS SHOULD OCCUR SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80.

IAZ042-054-066-ILZ001-002-007-009-017-018-150000-
/O.CON.KDVN.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-160215T0000Z/
DUBUQUE-JACKSON-CLINTON-JO DAVIESS-STEPHENSON-CARROLL-WHITESIDE-
BUREAU-PUTNAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DUBUQUE...MAQUOKETA...CLINTON...
GALENA...FREEPORT...MOUNT CARROLL...STERLING...ROCK FALLS...
PRINCETON...HENNEPIN
1034 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

* TIMING...THROUGH MUCH OF TODAY...DIMINISHING BY MID TO LATE
  AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WIND...SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN A MILE IN THE HEAVIER SNOW AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND HAZARDOUS ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY
  IN HEAVIER SNOWFALL. DRIFTING SNOW POSSIBLE THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLICK...SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND BE CAREFUL WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

NICHOLS

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1034 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SNOW...DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON

.A STORM SYSTEM HAS SPREAD ACCUMULATING SNOW ACROSS EASTERN IOWA...NORTHEAST
MISSOURI AND NORTHWEST AND WESTERN ILLINOIS. LIGHT TO BRIEFLY MODERATE
SNOW WILL OCCUR INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON...DIMINISHING TOWARDS EVENING.
SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL ALSO INCREASE WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH THIS
MORNING MAY CAUSE LOCALIZED MINOR DRIFTING. TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 2
TO 5 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED OVER MUCH OF THE AREA BY EVENING. THE HIGHEST
AMOUNTS SHOULD OCCUR SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80.

IAZ040-041-051>053-064-065-067-068-ILZ015-016-024-026-035-150000-
/O.CON.KDVN.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-160215T0000Z/
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-BENTON-LINN-JONES-JOHNSON-CEDAR-MUSCATINE-SCOTT-
ROCK ISLAND-HENRY IL-MERCER-WARREN-MCDONOUGH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...INDEPENDENCE...MANCHESTER...VINTON...
CEDAR RAPIDS...ANAMOSA...IOWA CITY...TIPTON...MUSCATINE...
BETTENDORF...DAVENPORT...MOLINE...ROCK ISLAND...KEWANEE...ALEDO...
MONMOUTH...MACOMB
1034 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

* TIMING...THROUGH MUCH OF TODAY...DIMINISHING BY MID TO LATE
  AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WIND...SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN A MILE IN THE HEAVIER SNOW AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND HAZARDOUS ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY
  IN HEAVIER SNOWFALL. DRIFTING SNOW POSSIBLE THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLICK...SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND BE CAREFUL WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
931 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016


ILZ003-004-008-010-011-019>021-032-033-039-142345-
/O.CON.KLOT.WW.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160215T0600Z/
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-
LIVINGSTON-IROQUOIS-FORD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...OREGON...DIXON...
DEKALB...OTTAWA...OSWEGO...MORRIS...PONTIAC...WATSEKA...PAXTON
931 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

* TIMING...THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 5 INCHES STORM TOTAL.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* MAIN IMPACT...SNOW ACCUMULATION ON ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
  HAZARDOUS. BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

BEACHLER

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NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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