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Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 2:58 AM CST Jan. 16, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM CST this
evening...

A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM CST this
evening.

* Timing... an initial band of light mixed precipitation will fall
south of a line from near Lone Rock to near Madison to Kenosha
by sunrise as it heads north. The main area of precipitation
arrives by mid morning southwest areas and affecting much of
southern Wisconsin late morning through the evening. The mixed
precipitation will turn to freezing rain then mainly rain later
this afternoon.

* Ice and snow accumulations... total ice accumulations of a light
glaze up to two tenths of an inch. Snow and sleet accumulations
less than one inch. Highest ice accumulations north of a line
from just north of Madison to Sheboygan.

* Impacts... very slippery conditions on sidewalks... roads and
bridges. Weak tree branches could be downed... resulting in
power outages.

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.