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Sleet switching over to snow will cause EXTREMELY slick road conditions Monday morning

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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY THAT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST MONDAY FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES:

Calhoun County, IA

Carroll County, IA

Crawford County, IA

Emmet County, IA

Palo Alto County, IA

Pocahontas County, IA

Sac County, IA

* SHORT TERM TRENDS: SNOW FROM THE INTERSTATE 35 CORRIDOR EASTWARD WILL CONTINUE MOVING EAST AT 35-40 MPH MONDAY MORNING.

THE SNOW SHOULD LAST ONE TO THREE HOURS WITH PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW. CONDITIONS SHOULD IMPROVE QUICKLY BY LATE MORNING HOWEVER WITH PRECIPITATION ENDING WEST TO EAST BETWEEN 8 AM AND NOON. WEST OF INTERSTATE 35 EXPECT SNOW TO DIMINISH QUICKLY MONDAY MORNING.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS, GENERALLY 2 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED BY MIDDAY.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY, SOUTH WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30

MPH ARE EXPECTED THIS MORNING WITH HIGHEST GUSTS NORTHEAST.

WINDS WILL THEN BECOME WESTERLY BY LATER MORNING. VISIBILITY TO NEAR A QUARTER MILE CAN BE EXPECTED FOR ONE TO TWO HOURS EAST OF INTERSTATE 35.

* IMPACTS...THE MORNING COMMUTE WILL BE GREATLY IMPACTED BY A COMBINATION OF SNOW COVERED OR ICY ROADS. MOTORISTS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR POOR TRAVEL CONDITIONS. VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED AND FURTHER SLOW TRAVEL.

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.

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