Effective: Feb 07 2013 07:23 AM CST

Expires: Feb 07 2013 06:00 PM CST

Warning:

Certainty: Likely

Urgency: Expected

Severity: Minor

...WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION EXPECTED TODAY... .SHERIFFS DEPUTIES CONTINUE TO REPORT LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE ACROSS TAYLOR COUNTY WITH SLUSH ON MANY ROADS. FURTHER SOUTH JUST PATCHY FREEZING DRIZZLE WAS REPORTED. EXPECT POCKETS OF FREEZING DRIZZLE TO CONTINUE THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS AND BECOMING MORE WIDESPREAD BY MID TO LATE MORNING. FURTHER SOUTH ACROSS NORTHEAST IOWA AND SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN...LIGHT RAIN WAS FALLING...WITH SOME POCKETS OF FREEZING RAIN MIXING IN AT TIMES. ALTHOUGH TEMPERATURES ARE AT OR JUST ABOVE FREEZING THERE ARE STILL SLIPPERY ROADS BEING REPORTED BY LAW ENFORCEMENT...ESPECIALLY ON UNTREATED SURFACES. ANOTHER SURGE OF MOISTURE IS EXPECTED TO PUSH INTO THE AREA THROUGH 9 AM...WITH MORE MIXED PRECIPITATION. THE COMBINATION OF THE WINTRY PRECIPITATION AND FOG POTENTIAL WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING... * RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET EXPECTED THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS. THIS MIXTURE WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY. * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LESS THAN 1 INCH WITH ICE ACCUMULATIONS RANGING FROM A TRACE TO 1/10 OF AN INCH. EXPECT MUCH OF THE ICE ACCUMULATION ON UNTREATED SURFACES. * THE WINTRY MIXTURE OF PRECIPITATION WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY ON SECONDARY AND UNTREATED ROADWAYS. THE COMMUTE THURSDAY MORNING MAY BE IMPACTED. ALLOW EXTRA TRAVEL TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR FREEZING DRIZZLE 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.

Locations Affected: Allamakee; Chickasaw; Clayton; Fayette; Floyd; Howard; Mitchell; Winneshiek

ZIP Codes Affected:

  • 50426 - Carpenter, IA
  • 50435 - Floyd, IA
  • 50454 - Little Cedar, IA
  • 50455 - Mc Intire, IA
  • 50458 - Nora Springs, IA
  • 50460 - Orchard, IA
  • 50461 - Osage, IA
  • 50466 - Riceville, IA
  • 50468 - Rockford, IA
  • 50471 - Rudd, IA
  • 50472 - Saint Ansgar, IA
  • 50476 - Stacyville, IA
  • 50481 - Toeterville, IA
  • 50603 - Alta Vista, IA
  • 50606 - Arlington, IA
  • 50616 - Charles City, IA
  • 50620 - Colwell, IA
  • 50628 - Elma, IA
  • 50630 - Fredericksburg, IA
  • 50645 - Ionia, IA
  • 50653 - Marble Rock, IA
  • 50655 - Maynard, IA
  • 50658 - Nashua, IA
  • 50659 - New Hampton, IA
  • 50661 - North Washington, IA
  • 50662 - Oelwein, IA
  • 50664 - Oran, IA
  • 50681 - Westgate, IA
  • 52042 - Edgewood, IA
  • 52043 - Elkader, IA
  • 52044 - Elkport, IA
  • 52047 - Farmersburg, IA
  • 52048 - Garber, IA
  • 52049 - Garnavillo, IA
  • 52052 - Guttenberg, IA
  • 52066 - North Buena Vista, IA
  • 52072 - Saint Olaf, IA
  • 52076 - Strawberry Point, IA
  • 52077 - Volga, IA
  • 52101 - Decorah, IA
  • 52132 - Calmar, IA
  • 52133 - Castalia, IA
  • 52134 - Chester, IA
  • 52135 - Clermont, IA
  • 52136 - Cresco, IA
  • 52140 - Dorchester, IA
  • 52141 - Elgin, IA
  • 52142 - Fayette, IA
  • 52144 - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • 52146 - Harpers Ferry, IA
  • 52147 - Hawkeye, IA
  • 52149 - Highlandville, IA
  • 52151 - Lansing, IA
  • 52154 - Lawler, IA
  • 52155 - Lime Springs, IA
  • 52156 - Luana, IA
  • 52157 - Mc Gregor, IA
  • 52158 - Marquette, IA
  • 52159 - Monona, IA
  • 52160 - New Albin, IA
  • 52161 - Ossian, IA
  • 52162 - Postville, IA
  • 52163 - Protivin, IA
  • 52164 - Randalia, IA
  • 52165 - Ridgeway, IA
  • 52166 - Saint Lucas, IA
  • 52168 - Spillville, IA
  • 52169 - Wadena, IA
  • 52170 - Waterville, IA
  • 52171 - Waucoma, IA
  • 52172 - Waukon, IA
  • 52175 - West Union, IA