STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

The latest weather announcements for the viewing area

Slick, snow-covered roads will result in hazardous travel conditions.

Posted: Feb. 24, 2018 8:22 AM
Updated: Feb. 24, 2018 6:55 PM

Winter Weather Advisory

Scroll for more content...

Areas Affected: Cerro Gordo; Emmet; Franklin; Hamilton; Hancock; Hardin; Humboldt; Kossuth; Palo Alto; Pocahontas; Webster; Winnebago; Worth; Wright

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
...Snow and Ice Likely Today into this Evening... .A storm system will impact Iowa into this evening. A wintry mix is expected in portions of northern, central and western Iowa into this evening before the precipitation ends from west to east. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Mainly snow, mixed at times with freezing rain and sleet. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze are expected.

* WHERE...Northern Iowa.

* WHEN...Until midnight CST tonight.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

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. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Winter Weather Advisory

Areas Affected: Chickasaw; Floyd; Howard

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Difficult Travel This Afternoon and Tonight... .Snow will develop across southeast Minnesota and northeast Iowa around 3 PM and western into central Wisconsin around 6 PM. Roads will quickly become snow covered and slippery. Snowfall rates will be heavy at times this evening with 1 to 2 inches per hour possible. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 6 inches are expected. A light glaze of ice is possible. Consider adjusting your travel plans around the storm as travel will be difficult to hazardous at times. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Snow. Light freezing rain possible. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of northeast Iowa, southeast Minnesota into central Wisconsin.

* WHEN...From 3 PM this afternoon to 6 AM CST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. In addition, some reductions to visibility are likely. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause patchy blowing and drifting snow late tonight into Sunday morning.

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and light freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Winter Weather Advisory

Areas Affected: Chippewa; Freeborn; Lac Qui Parle; Stevens; Swift; Yellow Medicine

NWS Minneapolis (Southern Minnesota)
...HEAVY SNOW AND SOME BLOWING SNOW EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING... .A Winter Storm Warning is in effect from this afternoon through tonight for areas east of a line from Redwood Falls to St. Cloud, Minnesota except for Eau Claire and Freeborn counties. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the remainder of the area. Heavy snow with rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour will spread into the area this afternoon. Given the expected intensity, conditions will deteriorate rapidly following the onset of the snow. Snowfall totals of 5 to 8 inches are likely. In addition, northwest winds gusting to 30 mph late tonight will lead to areas of blowing snow, especially across southern and eastern Minnesota, and western Wisconsin. Travel could become very difficult this afternoon and tonight. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 6 inches are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of south central and west central Minnesota.

* WHEN...Until 3 AM CST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions. Winds gusting as high as 25 mph will cause patchy blowing and drifting snow.

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for Minnesota can be found at 511mn.org and for Wisconsin at 511wi.gov, or by calling 5 1 1 in either state.

Winter Weather Advisory

Areas Affected: Dodge; Mower; Olmsted; Wabasha

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Difficult Travel This Afternoon and Tonight... .Snow will develop across southeast Minnesota and northeast Iowa around 3 PM and western into central Wisconsin around 6 PM. Roads will quickly become snow covered and slippery. Snowfall rates will be heavy at times this evening with 1 to 2 inches per hour possible. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 6 inches are expected. A light glaze of ice is possible. Consider adjusting your travel plans around the storm as travel will be difficult to hazardous at times. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Snow, possibly heavy at times. Light freezing rain possible. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of west central Wisconsin, north central Iowa and southeast Minnesota.

* WHEN...From 3 PM this afternoon to 6 AM CST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause patchy blowing and drifting snow late tonight into Sunday morning.

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and light freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Winter Weather Advisory

Areas Affected: Fillmore; Winona

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Difficult Travel This Afternoon and Tonight... .Snow will develop across southeast Minnesota and northeast Iowa around 3 PM and western into central Wisconsin around 6 PM. Roads will quickly become snow covered and slippery. Snowfall rates will be heavy at times this evening with 1 to 2 inches per hour possible. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 6 inches are expected. A light glaze of ice is possible. Consider adjusting your travel plans around the storm as travel will be difficult to hazardous at times. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Snow. Light freezing rain possible. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of northeast Iowa, southeast Minnesota into central Wisconsin.

* WHEN...From 3 PM this afternoon to 6 AM CST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. In addition, some reductions to visibility are likely. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause patchy blowing and drifting snow late tonight into Sunday morning.

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and light freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Winter Weather Advisory

Areas Affected: Mitchell

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Difficult Travel This Afternoon and Tonight... .Snow will develop across southeast Minnesota and northeast Iowa around 3 PM and western into central Wisconsin around 6 PM. Roads will quickly become snow covered and slippery. Snowfall rates will be heavy at times this evening with 1 to 2 inches per hour possible. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 6 inches are expected. A light glaze of ice is possible. Consider adjusting your travel plans around the storm as travel will be difficult to hazardous at times. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 AM CST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Snow, possibly heavy at times. Light freezing rain possible. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of west central Wisconsin, north central Iowa and southeast Minnesota.

* WHEN...From 3 PM this afternoon to 6 AM CST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on difficult travel conditions. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause patchy blowing and drifting snow late tonight into Sunday morning.

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and light freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1

Related Content

Article Comments

Mason City
Overcast
70° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 70°
Albert Lea
Overcast
70° wxIcon
Hi: 71° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 70°
Austin
Overcast
70° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 61°
Feels Like: 70°
Charles City
Overcast
72° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 72°
Rochester
Overcast
65° wxIcon
Hi: 68° Lo: 60°
Feels Like: 65°
More storm chances today and for the rest of the week.
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye In The Sky

Community Events