Vilas Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 2:34 PM CST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM CST

* what... mixed precipitation. Additional snow accumulations of 1
to 3 inches and ice accumulations of around one tenth of an
inch are expected.

* Where... Vilas and Oneida counties.

* When... until 6 PM CST Tuesday.

* Additional details... the snow and ice will result in difficult
travel conditions, including during the morning commute on
Tuesday. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.

Special Statement
Issued: 3:46 PM CST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wintry mix to continue at times through Tuesday...

Light snow or sleet will continue into early this evening across
far north-central Wisconsin. The snow is expected to change over
to light snow, light freezing rain or freezing drizzle by late
evening and continue at times into Tuesday afternoon. It now
appears there will be a lull or a break in the precipitation early
Tuesday morning before steadier precipitation arrives again
around sunrise on Tuesday.

Total snowfall through the period could reach 1 to 3 inches with
locally higher amounts, along with ice accumulations around a
tenth of an inch.

Untreated roads will be snow covered and slippery. Treated roads
may also become ice covered and slippery tonight into Tuesday.
Those with travel plans should closely monitor the latest forecasts
and statements from the National Weather Service in Green Bay.