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Weather alert: Flood watches and a flood warning have been posted for parts of the state,  including minor flooding along the Connecticut River. I  And a freeze warning has been posted for parts of the state through Thursday morning.

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Wisconsin, Vilas

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 3:22 PM CDT on April 16, 2014

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on April 17, 2014


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 1 PM CDT
Thursday...

* snow will return later this evening... and persist across far
northern Wisconsin through Thursday morning.

* A total snow accumulation of 8 to 16 inches is expected... with
the highest totals occurring in Vilas County.

* The heavy snow may cause damage to trees and branches...
leading to power outages in some locations.

* Reduced visibilities and snow covered roads will result in
hazardous driving conditions tonight and Thursday morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected. Significant amounts of snow are forecast
that will make travel hazardous. If you must travel... use extreme
caution... or wait until the storm has ended. The latest Wisconsin
Road conditions can be obtained by calling 511.





Special Statement

Statement as of 7:15 PM CDT on April 16, 2014

Expires 10:15 PM EDT on April 16, 2014


... Winter storm to continue to affect the area tonight into Thursday
morning...

Light to moderate snow continued across portions of Vilas... Oneida...
and Forest counties early this evening. Regional radars continued to
show precipitation in the form of rain and snow across southern
Minnesota and was now moving into west central Wisconsin early this
evening. This area of precipitation will change to all snow as it
moves into north central and far northeast Wisconsin later this
evening into the overnight hours. The snow will become heavy at
times with visibilities down to around a quarter of a mile... and
snowfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour.

Winter weather advisories and warnings are in effect for north-central
and portions of far northeast Wisconsin tonight into Thursday morning.
Motorist should anticipate poor travel conditions due to the heavy
wet snow. The heavy wet snow may cause some sporadic tree damage which
may cause power outages.



Record Report

Statement as of 4:55 PM CDT on April 16, 2014


... Record low temperatures set this morning...


                 new record previous
location low temp record year
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Rhinelander 9 12 1983
Stevens Point 15 17 1962



Local Storm Report



04/16/2014 0425 PM

Eagle River, Vilas County.

Snow m4.0 inch, reported by public.


            Courtesy of wjfw-TV




04/16/2014 0425 PM

Arbor Vitae, Vilas County.

Snow e4.0 inch, reported by public.


            Courtesy of wjfw-TV




04/16/2014 0425 PM

St germain, Vilas County.

Snow m3.5 inch, reported by public.


            Courtesy of wjfw-TV




04/16/2014 0425 PM

5 miles SW of Lac du flambe, Vilas County.

Snow m5.5 inch, reported by public.


            Courtesy of wjfw-TV




04/16/2014 0425 PM

1 miles E of Presque Isle, Vilas County.

Snow m4.5 inch, reported by public.


            Courtesy of wjfw-TV



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