Winter Weather Advisory issued today from noon until midnight

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NWSTHE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR VERY STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS AND SNOW WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT FOR RACINE, & KENOSHA. MILWAUKEE AND OZAUKEE COUNTIES ARE UNDER A WIND ADVISORY.

* TIMING STRONG WINDS WILL KICK IN BY NOON WITH SNOW ARRIVING BY MID AFTERNOON. THE SNOW AND WIND WILL TAPER OF GRADUALLY THIS?EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONSONLY 1 TO 2 INCHES.

* WINDSNORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH. WINDS GRADUALLY SHIFTING TO THE NORTH THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS THE SNOW AND WIND TOGETHER COULD CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL. SMALL OBJECTS SUCH AS TRASH CANS AND LAWN FURNITURE MAY BE BLOWN AROUND. ADDITIONALLY LARGE AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WILL BE DIFFICULT TO CONTROL PARTICULARLY WHILE HEADING WEST
OR EAST. SMALL TREE BRANCHES MAY BREAK AND FALL ON POWER LINES?CAUSING OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WIND AND SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY?AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.