Severe Weather Alerts
Winter Storm Warning:
Issued at: 9:59 PM CST on December 20, 2013, expires at: 6:00 PM CST on December 22, 2013
- ...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 6 PM Saturday to 6 PM CST Sunday... A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 6 PM Saturday to 6 PM CST Sunday.
- Impacts...expect hazardous driving conditions with rapid accumulations of snow and low visibilities...making it hard for Road crews to keep area roadways passable...especially overnight Saturday in to Sunday morning.
- Snow...Saturday evening through Sunday with a period of heavy snow likely late Saturday night into Sunday morning. 6 to 9 inches are possible with highest amounts from Darlington to Janesville...northeast to Sheboygan and Port Washington. The Madison Metro area is in The Heart of this heavy snow axis. The expected axis of heaviest snow could still change so keep up with the latest forecasts.
- Timing...snow will spread into the area very quickly early Saturday evening...then continue through the night and into Sunday morning before tapering off from southwest to northeast later Sunday morning and afternoon. The snow will be heavy at times...especially between the midnight to 8 am time frame. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If you must travel...keep an extra flashlight... food...and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. Rem