Coming Weather Upgraded To Winter Storm Warning

The National Weather Service is upgrading its winter storm watch to a warning for much of western and northern Wisconsin.

The warning extends from Prairie du Chien to La Crosse, Eau Claire, Chippewa Falls, Wausau, Stevens Point, Appleton, Green Bay and Iron Mountain. Six to ten inches of snow and strong winds are expected there.

The storm is expected to start to move into the area later today.

A storm watch is in effect to part of the state that includes Madison, Beaver Dam and Sheboygan.