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Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 11:32 AM CST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM CST
Tuesday...

* what... mixed precipitation will continue to overspread
the region early this afternoon. Additional snow accumulations
of up to two inches, with the highest totals north and west of
Wausau to Sturgeon Bay line. Most places should see ice
accumulations of a tenth to a quarter of an inch. The precipitation
should change over to light freezing rain or freezing drizzle later
this afternoon and continue into Tuesday.

* Where... portions of central, north central and northeast
Wisconsin.

* When... until 6 PM CST Tuesday.

* Additional details... the snow ice will result in difficult travel
conditions, including the commute later this afternoon and again
Tuesday morning. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times due
to snow across north-central and far northeast Wisconsin.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving. The latest Road conditions for the state you are calling
from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.





Special Statement
Issued: 12:26 PM CST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wintry mix expected at times through Tuesday...

A mix of rain, snow, sleet and freezing rain is expected to change
over to areas of light freezing rain or freezing drizzle late this
afternoon and continue at times into Tuesday afternoon. It now
appears there will be a lull or break in the precipitation late
this evening into early Tuesday morning before steadier precipitation
arrives again Tuesday morning.

Around an inch of snow and ice accumulations around a quarter of
an inch are possible through the period.

Untreated roads will become snow or ice covered and slippery this
afternoon. Treated roads may become ice covered and slippery
tonight into Tuesday. Those with travel plans should closely
monitor the latest forecasts and statements from the National
Weather Service in Green Bay.