Issued by The National Weather Service

LaCrosse, WI

3:17pm CST, Sun Dec 27

... WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO 6 AM CST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND SLEET... WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO 6 AM CST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* EXPECT A WINTRY MIX TO DEVELOP AROUND NOON MONDAY AND THEN DIMINISH AROUND 6 AM TUESDAY.

* THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL RATES WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 3 AND 9 PM MONDAY... AND COULD BE 1-2 INCHES PER HOUR.

* TOTAL SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 10 INCHES ARE EXPECTED. A LIGHT GLAZING OF ICE COULD OCCUR MONDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS WILL GUST IN THE 30 TO 40 MPH RANGE. LOOK FOR SIGNIFICANT REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

* TRAVEL WILL BE TREACHEROUS BY THE EVENING COMMUTE.