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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
313 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

...Very Strong Winds Through Evening With Dangerous Cold Tonight...

Strong northwest winds gusting up to 50 mph will last into the
early evening producing some blowing and drifting snow. The strong
winds will also continue to usher in very cold temperatures, and
combined will create wind chills of 15 to 25 below zero tonight.
There will even be the potential for some wind chills near 30
below in the far northwest part of the forecast area.

ILZ001-002-190515-
/O.NEW.KDVN.WC.Y.0001.200119T0000Z-200119T1800Z/
/O.CON.KDVN.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-200119T0000Z/
Jo Daviess-Stephenson-
Including the cities of Galena and Freeport
313 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON
CST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, snow. Additional snow
  accumulations of less than one inch. Winds gusting as high as 50
  mph. For the Wind Chill Advisory, very cold wind chills
  expected. Wind chills as low as 25 below zero.

* WHERE...Jo Daviess and Stephenson Counties.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, now until 6 PM CST this
  evening. For the Wind Chill Advisory, from 6 PM this evening to
  noon CST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Patchy blowing
  snow could significantly reduce visibility. Gusty winds could
  bring down tree branches. The cold wind chills could cause
  frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

Use caution while traveling outside. Wear appropriate clothing, a
hat, and gloves.

Go to www.gettingaroundillinois.com for road conditions.

&&

$$

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
313 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

...Very Strong Winds Through Evening With Dangerous Cold Tonight...

Strong northwest winds gusting up to 50 mph will last into the
early evening producing some blowing and drifting snow. The strong
winds will also continue to usher in very cold temperatures, and
combined will create wind chills of 15 to 25 below zero tonight.
There will even be the potential for some wind chills near 30
below in the far northwest part of the forecast area.

IAZ087>089-098-099-ILZ025-026-034-035-MOZ009-010-190515-
/O.NEW.KDVN.WC.Y.0001.200119T0000Z-200119T1800Z/
/O.CON.KDVN.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-200119T0000Z/
Jefferson-Henry IA-Des Moines-Van Buren-Lee-Henderson-Warren-
Hancock-McDonough-Scotland-Clark-
Including the cities of Fairfield, Mount Pleasant, Burlington,
Keosauqua, Fort Madison, Oquawka, Monmouth, Carthage, Macomb,
Memphis, and Kahoka
313 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON
CST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, snow. Additional snow
  accumulations of a dusting to half inch. Winds gusting as high
  as 45 mph. For the Wind Chill Advisory, very cold wind chills
  expected. Wind chills as low as 20 below zero.

* WHERE...Portions of northeast Missouri, southeast Iowa and
  west central Illinois.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, now until 6 PM CST this
  evening. For the Wind Chill Advisory, from 6 PM this evening to
  noon CST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Patchy blowing
  snow could significantly reduce visibility. The cold wind
  chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as
  30 minutes.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...For locations that received ice
  accumulation, the heavy weight of the ice combined with strong
  winds could bring down tree branches and lead to isolated power
  outages.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

Use caution while traveling outside. Wear appropriate clothing, a
hat, and gloves.

In Illinois, go to www.gettingaroundillinois.com for road
conditions.
In Iowa, call 511 for road conditions.
In Missouri, call 800-222-6400 for road conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
310 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

...Scattered Snow Showers and Gusty Winds This Afternoon...
...Bitterly Cold Tonight Into Sunday Morning...

WIZ064-070-190515-
/O.NEW.KMKX.WC.Y.0001.200119T0000Z-200119T1800Z/
/O.CON.KMKX.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-200119T0000Z/
Jefferson-Walworth-
Including the cities of Watertown, Fort Atkinson, Jefferson,
Whitewater, Delavan, Elkhorn, Lake Geneva, and East Troy
310 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, scattered light snow
  showers will persist through the evening. A dusting of
  additional snow is possible. West winds gusting as high as 40
  mph will cause some blowing and drifting of snow. For the Wind
  Chill Advisory, very cold wind chills expected. Wind chills as
  low as 20 below zero.

* WHERE...Jefferson and Walworth Counties.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 6 PM CST this
  evening. For the Wind Chill Advisory, 6 PM until noon CST
  Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Blowing and drifting of snow may continue to bring
  travel impacts to the area into the evening. North- south
  oriented roads will be most affected. The cold wind chills could
  cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

Use caution while traveling outside. Wear appropriate clothing, a
hat, and gloves.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
310 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

...Scattered Snow Showers and Gusty Winds This Afternoon...
...Bitterly Cold Tonight Into Sunday Morning...

WIZ051-052-058>060-065-066-071-072-190000-
/O.CON.KMKX.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-200119T0000Z/
Fond du Lac-Sheboygan-Dodge-Washington-Ozaukee-Waukesha-Milwaukee-
Racine-Kenosha-
Including the cities of Fond Du Lac, Plymouth, Sheboygan Falls,
Howards Grove, Oostburg, Beaver Dam, Waupun, Mayville, West Bend,
Germantown, Hartford, Mequon, Cedarburg, Grafton, Waukesha,
Brookfield, New Berlin, Menomonee Falls, Muskego, Milwaukee,
Racine, and Kenosha
310 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

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

* WHAT...Scattered light snow showers will persist through the
  evening. A dusting of additional snow is possible. West winds
  gusting as high as 35 mph will cause some blowing and drifting
  of snow.

* WHERE...Portions of east central and southeast Wisconsin.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM CST this evening.

* IMPACTS...Blowing and drifting of snow may continue to bring
  travel impacts to the area into the evening. North- south
  oriented roads will be most affected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$

MRC

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
310 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

...Scattered Snow Showers and Gusty Winds This Afternoon...
...Bitterly Cold Tonight Into Sunday Morning...

WIZ056-057-062-063-067>069-190515-
/O.NEW.KMKX.WC.Y.0001.200119T0000Z-200119T1800Z/
/O.CON.KMKX.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-200119T0000Z/
Sauk-Columbia-Iowa-Dane-Lafayette-Green-Rock-
Including the cities of Baraboo, Reedsburg, Prairie Du Sac,
Sauk City, Portage, Columbus, Lake Wisconsin, Lodi, Dodgeville,
Mineral Point, Barneveld, Madison, Darlington, Shullsburg,
Benton, Belmont, Argyle, Blanchardville, Monroe, Brodhead,
Janesville, and Beloit
310 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, scattered light snow
  showers will persist through the evening. A dusting of
  additional snow is possible. West winds gusting as high as 40
  mph will cause some blowing and drifting of snow. For the Wind
  Chill Advisory, very cold wind chills expected. Wind chills as
  low as 20 below zero.

* WHERE...Portions of south central Wisconsin.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 6 PM CST this
  evening. For the Wind Chill Advisory, 6 PM until noon CST
  Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Blowing and drifting of snow may continue to bring
  travel impacts to the area into the evening. North- south
  oriented roads will be most affected. The cold wind chills could
  cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

Use caution while traveling outside. Wear appropriate clothing, a
hat, and gloves.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
253 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

...Blizzard Conditions To Wind Down Through Late Afternoon Across
Northern Iowa...

.Strong and gusty northwest winds continue to gust to 40 to 45 mph
with blizzard conditions still occurring across portions of
northern Iowa in rural areas. Winds will begin to diminish some
through the late afternoon and early evening hours allowing
visibilities to improve across northern Iowa. However roads remain
nearly completely covered in snow and ice, so travel will continue
to be difficult at times even when conditions improve into the
evening. Across central Iowa, some areas of blowing snow still
possible in rural areas, with seasonal driving conditions expected
across the far south. Bitter cold temperatures and wind chills
then to follow tonight into early Sunday morning. Limit time spent
outdoors in the bitter cold, and provide shelter for outdoor pets.

IAZ044>050-061-062-190600-
/O.NEW.KDMX.WC.Y.0002.200119T0000Z-200119T1800Z/
/O.CON.KDMX.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-200119T0000Z/
Crawford-Carroll-Greene-Boone-Story-Marshall-Tama-Jasper-
Poweshiek-
Including the cities of Denison, Carroll, Jefferson, Boone, Ames,
Marshalltown, Tama, Toledo, Traer, Dysart, Gladbrook, Newton,
and Grinnell
253 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON
CST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, patchy blowing snow will
  continue to reduce visibility at times in open areas. Winds
  gusting as high as 50 mph. For the Wind Chill Advisory, very
  cold wind chills expected. Wind chills as low as 30 below zero.

* WHERE...Portions of Central Iowa.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 6 PM CST this
  evening. For the Wind Chill Advisory, from 6 PM this evening
  to noon CST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Patchy blowing snow could significantly reduce
  visibility. The cold wind chills could cause frostbite on
  exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Use caution while traveling, especially in open areas. Wear
appropriate clothing, a hat, and gloves.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Chicago IL
224 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

ILZ003>005-008-010-011-190430-
/O.NEW.KLOT.WC.Y.0001.200119T0300Z-200119T1600Z/
/O.CON.KLOT.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-200119T0000Z/
Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Ogle-Lee-De Kalb-
Including the cities of Rockford, Belvidere, Crystal Lake,
Algonquin, Lake in the Hills, McHenry, Woodstock, Cary, Rochelle,
Oregon, Mount Morris, Byron, Polo, Dixon, DeKalb, and Sycamore
224 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM
CST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...For the Winter Weather Advisory, scattered snow showers
  and blowing snow, rapidly falling temperatures, and strong
  westerly wind gusts of 45 mph to 50 mph. Minor accumulations
  and poor visibility are possible with any snow shower. For the
  Wind Chill Advisory, very low wind chills expected. Wind chills
  as low as 20 below zero.

* WHERE...Portions of north central and northeast Illinois.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 6 PM CST this
  evening. For the Wind Chill Advisory, from 9 PM this evening
  to 10 AM CST Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Blowing and falling snow this afternoon could reduce
  visibility. The low wind chills tonight into Sunday morning
  could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30
  minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

Use caution while traveling outside. Wear appropriate clothing, a
hat, and gloves.

The latest road conditions for Illinois can be obtained on the
internet at www.gettingaroundillinois.com.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
218 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

...Blizzard Conditions for Parts of Southeast Minnesota and
Northeast Iowa with Cold Wind Chills Tonight...

Whiteout conditions continue to be reported at times across open
and unsheltered areas of northeast Iowa and southeast Minnesota as
northwest winds gust to near 40 mph. Elsewhere, areas of blowing
and drifting snow will continue through late afternoon, with
hazardous travel continuing in many areas. By this evening and
tonight, wind chill readings will dip to 20 to 30 below zero, with
gradual improvement expected through Sunday morning.

IAZ011-MNZ096-WIZ041-053>055-061-190600-
/O.NEW.KARX.WC.Y.0002.200119T0000Z-200119T1800Z/
/O.CON.KARX.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-200119T0000Z/
Allamakee-Houston-La Crosse-Vernon-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Waukon, Caledonia, La Crosse, Viroqua,
Prairie Du Chien, Richland Center, and Platteville
218 PM CST Sat Jan 18 2020

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON
CST SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in La Crosse has issued a Wind Chill
Advisory, which is in effect from 6 PM this evening to noon CST
Sunday.

* WHAT...Northwest winds gusting to 40 mph this afternoon,
  resulting in some blowing and drifting snow. Wind chill readings
  of 15 to 25 below zero tonight into Sunday morning.

* WHERE...Portions of central, southwest and west central
  Wisconsin, northeast Iowa and southeast Minnesota.

* WHEN...Winter Weather Advisory until 6 PM. Wind Chill Advisory
  from 6 PM through noon Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Areas of blowing
  snow will significantly reduce visibility at times for open and
  unsheltered areas. Cold wind chills as low as 25 below zero
  tonight could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30
  minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and strong winds
will combine to generate low wind chills. This will result in
frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken.
If you must venture outdoors...make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.

&&

$$

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