Winter Storm WATCH Issued For Saturday Evening Thru Sunday Evening

NWS…WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WATCH…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* TIMING…SNOW DEVELOPING SATURDAY EVENING CONTINUING THROUGH SUNDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS…6 TO 10 INCHES.

* WINDS…SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS…HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DEVELOPING SATURDAY NIGHT
CONTINUING INTO SUNDAY. REDUCED VISIBILITY DUE TO FALLING SNOW
WITH SOME DRIFTING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW…SLEET…OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

..PROLONGED PERIOD OF SNOW EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTHERN WISCONSIN…

.SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHERN WISCONSIN LATER
SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY.

BY SUNDAY EVENING…SNOWFALL OF 6 TO 10 INCHES MAY HAVE FALLEN
ACROSS SOUTHERN WISCONSIN. BREEZY SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL ALSO CAUSE
SOME DRIFTING OF THE SNOW. HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL
DEVELOP SATURDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY DUE TO THE
ACCUMULATING SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITY.

COUNTIES INCLUDE FOND DU LAC-SHEBOYGAN-DODGE-WASHINGTON-OZAUKEE-JEFFERSON-WAUKESHA-
MILWAUKEE-WALWORTH-RACINE-KENOSHA

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