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Update: Winter Weather Advisory blankets viewing area

Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches expected. Minor blowing and drifting is possible as the snow ends early Saturday as winds gust to 20 to 25 mph.

Posted: Nov 16, 2018 6:42 AM
Updated: Nov 17, 2018 7:01 AM

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Areas Affected: Allamakee; Clayton; Howard; Mitchell; Winneshiek

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Accumulating Snow Tonight... .Snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are expected across most of the area tonight southwest of Interstate 94. Locally higher amounts are possible. The snow is expected to move in after sunset this evening and continue for much of the night. Roads will become snow covered and slippery. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM CST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches, with locally higher amounts possible.

* WHERE...Much of central, western, and southwest Wisconsin, northeast Iowa, and southeast Minnesota.

* WHEN...From 6 PM this evening to 6 AM CST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions.

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

Winter Weather Advisory
Areas Affected: Black Hawk; Bremer; Butler; Cerro Gordo; Emmet; Franklin; Grundy; Hancock; Kossuth; Wright

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
...Snow Expected over North Central and Northeast Iowa Tonight... .After a brief start with a rain and snow mix toward sunset, precipitation will quickly change to all snow during the evening across northeast Iowa and continue into the early morning hours with several inches of accumulation by daybreak. This will bring the first significant snow accumulations of the season to this portion of the state. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM CST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches expected.

* WHERE...Portions of north central and northeast Iowa.

* WHEN...From 6 PM this evening to 6 AM CST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Motorists are advised to slow down, drive defensively and place extra distance between vehicles. Be especially cautious as drivers will just be acclimating themselves to wintry driving conditions during one of the first events of the season.

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered 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: Blue Earth; Carver; Dakota; Faribault; Freeborn; Goodhue; Le Sueur; Martin; Rice; Scott; Steele; Waseca

NWS Minneapolis (Southern Minnesota)
...ACCUMULATING SNOW LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS MUCH OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MINNESOTA... .Snow will develop over west central Minnesota late this afternoon and expand south and east across central and southern Minnesota tonight. A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect for areas generally south of Interstate 94 in Minnesota. Total accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are expected in the Advisory area, with isolated 5 inch amounts. Brisk northerly winds will also accompany the snow, which will likely result in reduced visibilities and areas of blowing snow. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM CST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches expected. Isolated 5 inch accumulations

* WHERE...Portions of east central, south central and southeast Minnesota.

* WHEN...From 6 PM this evening to 6 AM CST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Brisk northerly winds will reduce visibilities and result in areas of blowing snow. Plan on slippery road conditions.

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect 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: Chickasaw; Fayette; Floyd

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Accumulating Snow Tonight... .Snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are expected across most of the area tonight southwest of Interstate 94. Locally higher amounts are possible. The snow is expected to move in after sunset this evening and continue for much of the night. Roads will become snow covered and slippery. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM CST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches, with localized higher amounts possible.

* WHERE...Floyd, Chickasaw and Fayette Counties.

* WHEN...From 6 PM this evening to 6 AM CST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions.

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

Winter Weather Advisory
Areas Affected: Dodge; Fillmore; Houston; Mower; Olmsted; Wabasha; Winona

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...Accumulating Snow Tonight... .Snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are expected across most of the area tonight southwest of Interstate 94. Locally higher amounts are possible. The snow is expected to move in after sunset this evening and continue for much of the night. Roads will become snow covered and slippery. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM CST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches, with locally higher amounts possible.

* WHERE...Much of central, western, and southwest Wisconsin, northeast Iowa, and southeast Minnesota.

* WHEN...From 6 PM this evening to 6 AM CST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions.

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

Winter Weather Advisory
Areas Affected: Winnebago; Worth

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
...Snow Expected over North Central and Northeast Iowa Tonight... .After a brief start with a rain and snow mix toward sunset, precipitation will quickly change to all snow during the evening across northeast Iowa and continue into the early morning hours with several inches of accumulation by daybreak. This will bring the first significant snow accumulations of the season to this portion of the state. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM CST SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches expected Minor blowing and drifting is possible as the snow ends early Saturday as winds gust to 20 to 25 mph.

* WHERE...Far Northern Iowa Iowa, including the portion of Interstate 35 in northern Iowa north of Highway 20.

* WHEN...From 6 PM this evening to 6 AM CST Saturday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Motorists are advised to slow down, drive defensively and place extra distance between vehicles. Be especially cautious as drivers will just be acclimating themselves to wintry driving conditions during one of the first events of the season.

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered 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.

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Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 99134

Reported Deaths: 2089
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Anoka6343138
Stearns411925
Washington395055
Scott266333
Olmsted254428
Nobles197916
St. Louis174742
Blue Earth17437
Wright17137
Clay145741
Carver14517
Rice13518
Mower13486
Sherburne118514
Kandiyohi10573
Winona92318
Lyon7384
Waseca7228
Benton5683
Crow Wing56318
Steele5602
Nicollet55317
Freeborn5484
Watonwan5354
Chisago5221
Todd5142
McLeod5032
Le Sueur4804
Beltrami4735
Otter Tail4734
Martin46211
Goodhue3929
Douglas3622
Pine3610
Itasca35616
Polk3344
Isanti3241
Becker2862
Carlton2861
Morrison2802
Dodge2680
Pipestone23910
Chippewa2331
Cottonwood2290
Meeker2142
Wabasha2080
Sibley2033
Yellow Medicine2003
Brown1992
Cass1884
Rock1841
Redwood1805
Murray1762
Mille Lacs1723
Renville1638
Jackson1541
Unassigned15453
Faribault1490
Swift1451
Houston1350
Fillmore1340
Kanabec1318
Hubbard1261
Roseau1250
Koochiching1234
Pennington1201
Lincoln1180
Stevens1071
Pope1000
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Big Stone830
Wadena730
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Wilkin713
Grant644
Lake610
Norman580
Marshall531
Mahnomen491
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Clearwater320
Lake of the Woods241
Kittson120
Cook70

Iowa Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 88834

Reported Deaths: 1349
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Polk16204264
Woodbury568268
Johnson520327
Black Hawk455992
Linn4199115
Story350717
Dubuque347443
Scott312829
Dallas286038
Pottawattamie222539
Buena Vista202612
Marshall180235
Sioux17533
Wapello134557
Webster132714
Plymouth119121
Clinton115222
Muscatine113856
Crawford11176
Cerro Gordo107622
Warren9726
Jasper88334
Des Moines8249
Marion7799
Henry7774
Tama75732
Carroll7115
Lee6667
Wright6031
Dickinson5546
Boone5328
Bremer5137
Washington49311
Delaware4663
Louisa43915
Mahaska43520
Lyon3904
Jackson3683
Floyd3575
Franklin35318
Clay3504
Winneshiek3468
Benton3441
Hamilton3373
Poweshiek3278
Winnebago32514
Hardin3111
Buchanan2991
Jones2953
Kossuth2900
Butler2802
Emmet27910
Shelby2781
Sac2750
Chickasaw2741
Clayton2713
Guthrie27110
Clarke2703
Harrison2705
Cherokee2692
Allamakee2656
Cedar2561
Madison2452
Fayette2402
Grundy2294
Iowa2291
Palo Alto2140
Page2080
Hancock2032
Mills2031
Humboldt1963
Calhoun1953
Mitchell1950
Howard1937
Cass1812
Osceola1810
Pocahontas1682
Monona1671
Monroe16311
Lucas1596
Union1463
Appanoose1443
Taylor1431
Jefferson1411
Ida1352
Davis1304
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Van Buren1221
Keokuk1201
Worth1100
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Montgomery1005
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