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Winter Weather Advisory

Areas Affected: Adams; Juneau; La Crosse; Monroe; Vernon

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)

...Difficult To Hazardous Travel Developing Quickly This Morning... .At 330 AM, snow continued to spread north across the area with the leading edge already near a Lake City Minnesota to Black River Falls and Mauston Wisconsin line. Roads quickly becoming snow covered and slippery with the onset of the snow. The morning commute will be difficult to hazardous for much of the area. Snowfall rates of 1 inch per hour are occurring and the visibility has been reduced to 1/2 mile or less under the heavier snows. As much as 2 to 5 inches of new snow are already being reported across parts of northeast Iowa and far southwest Wisconsin, along with some drifting snow. Snow will continue to spread north across the area through the rest of the overnight hours, with moderate to locally heavy snow continuing thru the morning hours. The snow will then diminish from southwest to northeast across the area through the afternoon into early evening hours. Total snowfalls of 4 to 8 inches are expected, with heaviest amounts along and west of a Wabasha Minnesota to Oelwein Iowa line. Some freezing drizzle remains possible across far southwest Wisconsin and nearby areas. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Snow. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches.

* WHERE...Portions of central, southwest and west central Wisconsin.

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

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions will impact the morning commute.

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. 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.


Winter Storm Warning

Areas Affected: Barron; Chippewa; Rusk

NWS Minneapolis (Southern Minnesota)

...HEAVY SNOW LIKELY ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN TODAY INTO THIS EVENING... .A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for all of central and southern Minnesota at west central Wisconsin for today. The Winter Weather Advisory was upgraded to a Winter Storm Warning do to higher snowfall forecast. Total snowfall accumulations of 6 to 10 inches can be expected within the Warning area. Snow will be heavy at times, particularly during the morning commute. Snowfall is expected to continue much of the day on Wednesday. Snowfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour will occur at times during the storm. Snowfall will diminish from the southwest this afternoon and evening but will still impact the evening commute. Hazardous travel conditions can be expected due to snow covered roads and reduced visibilities. Plan for extra travel time, especially for the Wednesday morning and evening commutes. ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 7 inches expected.

* WHERE...Rusk, Barron and Chippewa Counties.

* WHEN...From 6 AM this morning to midnight CST tonight.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.

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 Minnesota can be found at 511mn.org and for Wisconsin at 511wi.gov, or by calling 5 1 1 in either state.


Winter Storm Warning

Areas Affected: Buffalo; Trempealeau

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)

...Difficult To Hazardous Travel Developing Quickly This Morning... .At 330 AM, snow continued to spread north across the area with the leading edge already near a Lake City Minnesota to Black River Falls and Mauston Wisconsin line. Roads quickly becoming snow covered and slippery with the onset of the snow. The morning commute will be difficult to hazardous for much of the area. Snowfall rates of 1 inch per hour are occurring and the visibility has been reduced to 1/2 mile or less under the heavier snows. As much as 2 to 5 inches of new snow are already being reported across parts of northeast Iowa and far southwest Wisconsin, along with some drifting snow. Snow will continue to spread north across the area through the rest of the overnight hours, with moderate to locally heavy snow continuing thru the morning hours. The snow will then diminish from southwest to northeast across the area through the afternoon into early evening hours. Total snowfalls of 4 to 8 inches are expected, with heaviest amounts along and west of a Wabasha Minnesota to Oelwein Iowa line. Some freezing drizzle remains possible across far southwest Wisconsin and nearby areas. ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 8 inches.

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

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

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions will impact the morning commute.

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.


Winter Storm Warning

Areas Affected: Burnett; Sawyer; Washburn

NWS Duluth (Northeast Minnesota and Northern Wisconsin)

...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL EXPECTED TODAY INTO TONIGHT... .A fast-moving winter storm will impact the Northland beginning this morning, and persisting into tonight. The greatest snowfall amounts, generally between 5 and 9 inches, are expected in a broad swath from Lake Mille Lacs to the Hayward Lakes area, northeastward to Duluth, much of the north shore of Lake Superior, and most of northwest Wisconsin, including the entire Interstate 35, Highway 53, and much of the Highway 2 corridors. Locally heavier amounts are possible along the Lake Superior shore from Silver Bay to Ashland. Surrounding this area, lesser amounts between 3 and 6 inches are expected across the remainder of northeast Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin. Snow will be rapidly expanding across the area during the morning hours, and difficult driving conditions are expected area-wide for the Wednesday evening commute. ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 7 inches expected.

* WHERE...In Wisconsin, Sawyer, Burnett and Washburn Counties. In Minnesota, Pine County.

* WHEN...From 6 AM Wednesday to midnight CST Wednesday night.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel is expected to become difficult by mid morning Wednesday, with hazardous travel conditions persisting well into Wednesday night.

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 Minnesota can be found at 511mn.org, and for Wisconsin at 511wi.gov, or by calling 511 in either state.


Winter Storm Warning

Areas Affected: Clark; Taylor

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)

...Difficult To Hazardous Travel Developing Quickly This Morning... .At 330 AM, snow continued to spread north across the area with the leading edge already near a Lake City Minnesota to Black River Falls and Mauston Wisconsin line. Roads quickly becoming snow covered and slippery with the onset of the snow. The morning commute will be difficult to hazardous for much of the area. Snowfall rates of 1 inch per hour are occurring and the visibility has been reduced to 1/2 mile or less under the heavier snows. As much as 2 to 5 inches of new snow are already being reported across parts of northeast Iowa and far southwest Wisconsin, along with some drifting snow. Snow will continue to spread north across the area through the rest of the overnight hours, with moderate to locally heavy snow continuing thru the morning hours. The snow will then diminish from southwest to northeast across the area through the afternoon into early evening hours. Total snowfalls of 4 to 8 inches are expected, with heaviest amounts along and west of a Wabasha Minnesota to Oelwein Iowa line. Some freezing drizzle remains possible across far southwest Wisconsin and nearby areas. ...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 7 inches expected. Winds gusting as high as 30 mph.

* WHERE...Taylor and Clark Counties.

* WHEN...Until 9 PM CST this evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions will impact the morning and evening commute.

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.


Winter Weather Advisory

Areas Affected: Crawford; Grant; Richland

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)

...Difficult To Hazardous Travel Developing Quickly This Morning... .At 330 AM, snow continued to spread north across the area with the leading edge already near a Lake City Minnesota to Black River Falls and Mauston Wisconsin line. Roads quickly becoming snow covered and slippery with the onset of the snow. The morning commute will be difficult to hazardous for much of the area. Snowfall rates of 1 inch per hour are occurring and the visibility has been reduced to 1/2 mile or less under the heavier snows. As much as 2 to 5 inches of new snow are already being reported across parts of northeast Iowa and far southwest Wisconsin, along with some drifting snow. Snow will continue to spread north across the area through the rest of the overnight hours, with moderate to locally heavy snow continuing thru the morning hours. The snow will then diminish from southwest to northeast across the area through the afternoon into early evening hours. Total snowfalls of 4 to 8 inches are expected, with heaviest amounts along and west of a Wabasha Minnesota to Oelwein Iowa line. Some freezing drizzle remains possible across far southwest Wisconsin and nearby areas. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Snow, possibly mixed with freezing drizzle. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches and ice accumulations of up to one tenth inch possible.

* WHERE...In Wisconsin, Grant, Richland and Crawford Counties. In Iowa, Allamakee and Clayton Counties.

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

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions will impact the morning commute.

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. 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.


Winter Storm Warning

Areas Affected: Dodge; Fillmore; Houston; Mower; Olmsted; Wabasha; Winona

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)

...Difficult To Hazardous Travel Developing Quickly This Morning... .At 330 AM, snow continued to spread north across the area with the leading edge already near a Lake City Minnesota to Black River Falls and Mauston Wisconsin line. Roads quickly becoming snow covered and slippery with the onset of the snow. The morning commute will be difficult to hazardous for much of the area. Snowfall rates of 1 inch per hour are occurring and the visibility has been reduced to 1/2 mile or less under the heavier snows. As much as 2 to 5 inches of new snow are already being reported across parts of northeast Iowa and far southwest Wisconsin, along with some drifting snow. Snow will continue to spread north across the area through the rest of the overnight hours, with moderate to locally heavy snow continuing thru the morning hours. The snow will then diminish from southwest to northeast across the area through the afternoon into early evening hours. Total snowfalls of 4 to 8 inches are expected, with heaviest amounts along and west of a Wabasha Minnesota to Oelwein Iowa line. Some freezing drizzle remains possible across far southwest Wisconsin and nearby areas. ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 8 inches.

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

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

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions will impact the morning commute.

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.


Winter Storm Warning

Areas Affected: Dunn; Eau Claire; Pepin; Pierce; Polk; St. Croix

NWS Minneapolis (Southern Minnesota)

...HEAVY SNOW LIKELY ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN TODAY INTO THIS EVENING... .A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for all of central and southern Minnesota at west central Wisconsin for today. The Winter Weather Advisory was upgraded to a Winter Storm Warning do to higher snowfall forecast. Total snowfall accumulations of 6 to 10 inches can be expected within the Warning area. Snow will be heavy at times, particularly during the morning commute. Snowfall is expected to continue much of the day on Wednesday. Snowfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour will occur at times during the storm. Snowfall will diminish from the southwest this afternoon and evening but will still impact the evening commute. Hazardous travel conditions can be expected due to snow covered roads and reduced visibilities. Plan for extra travel time, especially for the Wednesday morning and evening commutes. ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 8 inches expected.

* WHERE...Portions of northwest and west central Wisconsin and central and east central Minnesota.

* WHEN...Until 9 PM CST this evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening commute.

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 Minnesota can be found at 511mn.org and for Wisconsin at 511wi.gov, or by calling 5 1 1 in either state.


Winter Storm Warning

Areas Affected: Jackson

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)

...Difficult To Hazardous Travel Developing Quickly This Morning... .At 330 AM, snow continued to spread north across the area with the leading edge already near a Lake City Minnesota to Black River Falls and Mauston Wisconsin line. Roads quickly becoming snow covered and slippery with the onset of the snow. The morning commute will be difficult to hazardous for much of the area. Snowfall rates of 1 inch per hour are occurring and the visibility has been reduced to 1/2 mile or less under the heavier snows. As much as 2 to 5 inches of new snow are already being reported across parts of northeast Iowa and far southwest Wisconsin, along with some drifting snow. Snow will continue to spread north across the area through the rest of the overnight hours, with moderate to locally heavy snow continuing thru the morning hours. The snow will then diminish from southwest to northeast across the area through the afternoon into early evening hours. Total snowfalls of 4 to 8 inches are expected, with heaviest amounts along and west of a Wabasha Minnesota to Oelwein Iowa line. Some freezing drizzle remains possible across far southwest Wisconsin and nearby areas. ...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 7 inches.

* WHERE...Jackson County.

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

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous conditions will impact the morning commute.

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.


Winter Weather Advisory

Areas Affected: Marathon; Portage; Waupaca; Waushara; Wood

NWS GreenBay (East Central Wisconsin - Green Bay)

...SNOW TO IMPACT THE AREA WEDNESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY EVENING... .Snow is expected to overspread the region from southwest to northeast Wednesday morning, then continue across the area during the day. Snow will persist into the evening hours, especially across northern Wisconsin. Accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are expected from the Fox Valley east to Lake Michigan, with 4 to 6 inches farther to the west and north. Some freezing drizzle will also occur in east-central Wisconsin at times. The snow will impact the morning commute in central Wisconsin and the southern Fox Valley, and the evening commute over the entire region. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9 PM CST WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Total snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches expected.

* WHERE...Portions of central, north central and northeast Wisconsin.

* WHEN...From 6 AM to 9 PM CST Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Patchy blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions could impact both the morning and evening commutes.

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow will cause some travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest Wisconsin road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.


Winter Storm Warning

Areas Affected: Price

NWS Duluth (Northeast Minnesota and Northern Wisconsin)

...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL EXPECTED TODAY INTO TONIGHT... .A fast-moving winter storm will impact the Northland beginning this morning, and persisting into tonight. The greatest snowfall amounts, generally between 5 and 9 inches, are expected in a broad swath from Lake Mille Lacs to the Hayward Lakes area, northeastward to Duluth, much of the north shore of Lake Superior, and most of northwest Wisconsin, including the entire Interstate 35, Highway 53, and much of the Highway 2 corridors. Locally heavier amounts are possible along the Lake Superior shore from Silver Bay to Ashland. Surrounding this area, lesser amounts between 3 and 6 inches are expected across the remainder of northeast Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin. Snow will be rapidly expanding across the area during the morning hours, and difficult driving conditions are expected area-wide for the Wednesday evening commute. ...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 7 inches expected.

* WHERE...Price County.

* WHEN...From 6 AM this morning to midnight CST tonight.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be difficult with slick and hazardous road conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning and evening commute.

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 Minnesota can be found at 511mn.org, and for Wisconsin at 511wi.gov, or by calling 511 in either state.



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3 mins ago - Our break from the active, snowy pattern that has dominated this month is coming to an end, with the next winter storm bringing accumulating snow on Wednesday.