...HEAVY SNOW TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY, SIGNIFICANT IMPACTS TO
TRAVEL...

.HEAVY SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE AREA THIS EVENING WITH TRAVEL
CONDITIONS RAPIDLY DETERIORATING. SNOWFALL RATES OF 1 INCH PER
HOUR ARE EXPECTED OVERNIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING, WITH MAJOR
IMPACTS EXPECTED TO THE TUESDAY MORNING COMMUTE. ROAD CONDITIONS
COULD GO FROM SLIPPERY TO TREACHEROUS IN A SHORT AMOUNT OF TIME.
PLAN NOW. BE PREPARED TO DELAY, ADJUST OR CANCEL TRAVEL.

TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 6 TO 10 INCHES ARE EXPECTED WITH
LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS OF AROUND 12 INCHES POSSIBLE ACROSS WEST
CENTRAL INTO CENTRAL WISCONSIN. BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IS ALSO
LIKELY ACROSS OPEN AND UNSHELTERED AREAS TUESDAY AFTERNOON INTO
TUESDAY NIGHT.

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING
TO 9 PM CST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 9
INCHES EXPECTED. WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 35 MPH.

* WHERE...PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN, NORTH CENTRAL AND
NORTHEAST IOWA AND SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA.

* WHEN...FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 PM CST TUESDAY.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...TRAVEL COULD BE VERY DIFFICULT. PATCHY
BLOWING SNOW COULD SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE VISIBILITY. THE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS COULD IMPACT THE MORNING OR EVENING
COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. IF YOU
MUST TRAVEL, KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT, FOOD AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS FOR IOWA CAN BE FOUND ON-LINE AT
511IA.ORG, IN MINNESOTA AT 511MN.ORG, AND IN WISCONSIN AT
511WI.GOV OR BY CALLING 5 1 1.

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