Wabasha Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 7:18 PM CST Jan. 16, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until noon CST
Tuesday...

* periods of steady freezing rain will gradually taper off from
south to north through late evening... with a lighter wintry mix of
sleet... freezing rain... and snow lingering through the early
morning hours.

* Roads are very icy all throughout the region. Even though air
temperatures may warm above freezing tonight... untreated
surfaces will remain very icy due to cold ground.

* Additional ice accumulation of around 1/10 of an inch is
expected north of I-90... less south. Any snow or sleet
accumulation will be less than 1 inch.

* Travel will remain very hazardous... including during the Tuesday
morning commute.

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.