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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
959 PM CST Tue Feb 7 2023

...Winter Storm Looking Likely...

.A winter storm looks to bring heavy, wet snow to portions of the
area overnight Wednesday, lingering into Thursday evening. Highest
snow rates and amounts would fall Thursday morning.

Confidence continues to increase in a heavy snow band of 6 or
more inches from northeast Iowa into central Wisconsin. However,
there are uncertainties with the storm that could impact amounts
and location.

Pay close attention to the forecast if you have travel plans
Thursday.

IAZ009>011-018-019-029-030-MNZ096-WIZ034-041>044-053>055-061-
081200-
/O.CON.KARX.WS.A.0002.230209T0900Z-230210T0300Z/
Howard-Winneshiek-Allamakee-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-Clayton-
Houston-Jackson-La Crosse-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-Vernon-Crawford-
Richland-Grant-
Including the cities of Cresco, Decorah, Waukon, Charles City,
New Hampton, Oelwein, Elkader, Caledonia, Black River Falls,
La Crosse, Sparta, Tomah, Mauston, Friendship, Viroqua,
Prairie Du Chien, Richland Center, and Platteville
959 PM CST Tue Feb 7 2023

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow with accumulations of 4 to 6 inches possible.
  Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

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

* WHEN...From late Wednesday night through Thursday evening.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.

&&

$$

Rieck

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
856 PM CST Tue Feb 7 2023

IAZ040>042-051-081100-
/O.CON.KDVN.WS.A.0001.230209T0600Z-230209T1800Z/
Buchanan-Delaware-Dubuque-Benton-
Including the cities of Independence, Manchester, Dubuque,
and Vinton
856 PM CST Tue Feb 7 2023

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible along and northwest of a line from
  Vinton to Dubuque. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches and
  a light glaze of ice possible. Winds could gust as high as 35
  mph late Thursday morning.

* WHERE...Buchanan, Delaware, Dubuque and Benton Counties.

* WHEN...From late Wednesday night through Thursday morning.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous
  conditions could impact the Thursday morning commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
854 PM CST Tue Feb 7 2023

...Winter Storm to Impact the Area Late Wednesday Night into
Thursday Morning...

.A winter storm will impact the area with rain transitioning to
snow overnight Wednesday and lasting into Thursday morning.
Moderate to at times heavy snow accumulations are possible,
especially towards northeast Iowa. A brief period of 1-2 inch per
hour snowfall rates will be possible overnight with impacts to
the morning commute expected.

IAZ017-025>028-036>039-048>050-081100-
/O.CON.KDMX.WS.A.0002.230209T0600Z-230209T1800Z/
Cerro Gordo-Wright-Franklin-Butler-Bremer-Hamilton-Hardin-Grundy-
Black Hawk-Story-Marshall-Tama-
Including the cities of Mason City, Clear Lake, Eagle Grove,
Clarion, Belmond, Hampton, Parkersburg, Clarksville, Shell Rock,
Greene, Aplington, Allison, Dumont, Waverly, Webster City,
Iowa Falls, Eldora, Ackley, Grundy Center, Reinbeck, Conrad,
Dike, Wellsburg, Waterloo, Cedar Falls, Ames, Marshalltown, Tama,
Toledo, Traer, Dysart, and Gladbrook
854 PM CST Tue Feb 7 2023

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8
  inches possible.

* WHERE...Central to Northeast Iowa.

* WHEN...From late Wednesday night through Thursday morning.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous
  conditions could impact the morning commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.

&&

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service visit
http://weather.gov/desmoines


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
408 PM CST Tue Feb 7 2023

IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-
098-NEZ013-014-SDZ038>040-050-052>071-082215-
Lyon-Osceola-Dickinson-Sioux-O`Brien-Clay-Plymouth-Cherokee-
Buena Vista-Woodbury-Ida-Lincoln-Murray-Cottonwood-Nobles-Jackson-
Pipestone-Rock-Dixon-Dakota-Beadle-Kingsbury-Brookings-Gregory-
Jerauld-Sanborn-Miner-Lake-Moody-Brule-Aurora-Davison-Hanson-
McCook-Minnehaha-Charles Mix-Douglas-Hutchinson-Turner-Bon Homme-
Yankton-Union-
408 PM CST Tue Feb 7 2023

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwest Iowa,
west central Iowa, southwest Minnesota, northeast Nebraska,
central South Dakota, east central South Dakota, south central
South Dakota, and southeast South Dakota.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Areas of patchy to dense fog are expected to develop tonight into
Wednesday morning. Visibility less than 1 mile will be possible
especially in area along I-29.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Light snow is expected to develop between Thursday and Thursday
night. Snowfall accumulations between 1-3 inches will possible,
along with strong northwesterly winds.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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