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Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 2:16 PM CST Feb. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 3 PM Saturday to 6 am CST
Sunday...

* what... heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow
accumulations of 5 to 8 inches are expected.

* Where... portions of west central Wisconsin and central, east
central, south central and southeast Minnesota.

* When... from 3 PM Saturday to 6 am CST Sunday. The snow will
begin around 3 PM and end around midnight. Areas of blowing
snow will follow the accumulating snow until early Sunday
morning.

* Additional details... plan on difficult travel conditions.
Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause areas of blowing
and drifting snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing 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.