Winter Storm Warning In Effect from 9 a.m.Monday-6 a.m. Tuesday

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NWS-WINTER-STORM-WARNING.. WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM MONDAY TO 6 AM CST TUESDAY…
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SLEET… SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN… WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM MONDAY TO 6 AM CST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.
* TIMING… HEAVIEST PRECIPITATION FROM MID-MORNING MONDAY INTO MONDAY EVENING.
* SLEET AND SNOW ACCUMULATIONS… UP TO TWO INCHES OF SLEET IN FAR SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN TO 3 TO 5 INCHES OF A SNOW AND SLEET MIX TOWARD DARLINGTON AND DODGEVILLE.
* FREEZING RAIN ACCUMULATIONS… UP TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH INLAND FROM LAKE MICHIGAN.
* WINDS… EAST WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH GUSTING AS HIGH AS 45 MPH MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
* IMPACTS… HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS WITH PERIODS OF LOW VISIBILITY AND RAPID SLEET OR SNOW ACCUMULATION… AS WELL AS POTENTIAL POWER OUTAGES FROM FALLING TREE LIMBS.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…
A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW… SLEET… AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.
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… WINTRY MIX AND BLUSTERY WINDS ARRIVING MONDAY…
.ACCUMULATING SLEET WILL SPREAD NORTHWARD INTO SOUTHERN WISCONSIN MID TO LATE MONDAY MORNING. THE SLEET MAY BE MIXED WITH SNOW AT TIMES. FREEZING RAIN CHANCES INCREASE FROM SOUTH TO NORTH DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.
SLEET MAY ACCUMULATE UP TO TWO INCHES ON MONDAY… WITH POSSIBLE ACCUMULATIONS OF ICING FROM FREEZING RAIN UP TO ONE QUARTER INCH. SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN BY LATE MONDAY NIGHT.
IN ADDITION… VERY STRONG EAST WINDS WILL GUST UP TO 45 MPH MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THESE GUSTY WINDS AND ICING MAY CAUSE FALLING TREE LIMBS AND POWER OUTAGES.