856  
WWUS43 KARX 201606  
WSWARX  
 
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI  
1006 AM CST WED FEB 20 2019  
   
..SNOW, HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONTINUES
 
 
.SNOW CONTINUES TO IMPACT THE AREA THIS MORNING WITH SNOW COVERED  
ROADS LEADING TO HAZARDOUS TRAVEL. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 6  
INCHES HAVE BEEN REPORTED SO FAR, WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS OVER  
PARTS OF NORTHEAST IOWA AND SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA. ADDITIONAL BANDS  
OF MODERATE TO AT TIMES HEAVY SNOW WILL IMPACT THE REGION THROUGH  
LATE MORNING. FREEZING DRIZZLE MAY MIX WITH THE SNOW AT TIMES  
OVER PARTS OF NORTHEAST IOWA AND SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN. SOME  
DRIFTING SNOW IS ALSO EXPECTED IN OPEN AREAS. THE SNOW WILL  
GRADUALLY TAPER OFF DURING THE AFTERNOON FROM THE SOUTHWEST.  
 
IAZ008>010-018-019-029-MNZ079-086>088-094>096-WIZ032-033-210000-  
/O.CON.KARX.WS.W.0008.000000T0000Z-190221T0000Z/  
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-WABASHA-DODGE-  
OLMSTED-WINONA-MOWER-FILLMORE-HOUSTON-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF OSAGE, CRESCO, DECORAH, CHARLES CITY,  
NEW HAMPTON, OELWEIN, WABASHA, DODGE CENTER, ROCHESTER, WINONA,  
AUSTIN, PRESTON, CALEDONIA, ALMA, ARCADIA, AND WHITEHALL  
1006 AM CST WED FEB 20 2019  
 
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS  
EVENING...  
 
* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 4  
INCHES.  
 
* WHERE...PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN, NORTH CENTRAL AND  
NORTHEAST IOWA AND SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS. PATCHY  
BLOWING SNOW COULD SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE VISIBILITY.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
WIZ017-029-210015-  
/O.CON.KARX.WS.W.0008.000000T0000Z-190221T0300Z/  
TAYLOR-CLARK-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MEDFORD AND NEILLSVILLE  
1006 AM CST WED FEB 20 2019  
 
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS  
EVENING...  
 
* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5  
INCHES.  
 
* WHERE...TAYLOR AND CLARK COUNTIES.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS. PATCHY  
BLOWING SNOW COULD SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE VISIBILITY. THE  
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS WILL IMPACT THE 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
WIZ034-210000-  
/O.CON.KARX.WS.W.0008.000000T0000Z-190221T0000Z/  
JACKSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF BLACK RIVER FALLS  
1006 AM CST WED FEB 20 2019  
 
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS  
EVENING...  
 
* WHAT...HEAVY SNOW. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4  
INCHES.  
 
* WHERE...JACKSON COUNTY.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS. THE  
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS WILL IMPACT THE 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
IAZ011-030-WIZ054-055-061-210000-  
/O.CON.KARX.WW.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-190221T0000Z/  
ALLAMAKEE-CLAYTON-CRAWFORD-RICHLAND-GRANT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WAUKON, ELKADER, PRAIRIE DU CHIEN,  
RICHLAND CENTER, AND PLATTEVILLE  
1006 AM CST WED FEB 20 2019  
 
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS  
EVENING...  
 
* WHAT...MIXED PRECIPITATION. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF UP  
TO 2 INCHES AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF A LIGHT GLAZE.  
 
* 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. PATCHY  
BLOWING SNOW COULD SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE VISIBILITY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
WIZ041>044-053-210000-  
/O.CON.KARX.WW.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-190221T0000Z/  
LA CROSSE-MONROE-JUNEAU-ADAMS-VERNON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LA CROSSE, SPARTA, TOMAH, MAUSTON,  
FRIENDSHIP, AND VIROQUA  
1006 AM CST WED FEB 20 2019  
 
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS  
EVENING...  
 
* WHAT...MIXED PRECIPITATION. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1  
TO 3 INCHES AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF A LIGHT GLAZE.  
 
* WHERE...MONROE, JUNEAU, ADAMS, VERNON AND LA CROSSE COUNTIES.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...PLAN ON SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS. PATCHY  
BLOWING SNOW COULD SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE VISIBILITY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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