Weather Alerts for Louisa, IA

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Weather Advisory  WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY   Winter Weather Advisory
LOUISA, IA

Areas Affected:
Cedar - Delaware - Johnson - Jones - Linn - Louisa - Muscatine - Washington
Effective: Sun 8:52 pm Updated: Mon 1:55 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon 6:00 pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TO BRING SNOW AND WIND TO
THE AREA MONDAY...
.A STORM SYSTEM IN THE MID MISSISSIPPI VALLEY WILL WILL MOVE INTO
THE GREAT LAKES MONDAY. AS IT INTENSIFIES...RAIN AND DRIZZLE WILL
CHANGE TO SNOW LATE TONIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING WITH A BRIEF
MIXTURE OF SLEET POSSIBLE. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 20 TO
35 MPH WITH SOME GUSTS TO NEAR 40 MPH. THE INITIAL SNOW WILL MELT
UNTIL TEMPERATURES AND THE GROUND FALL BELOW FREEZING. LOCALIZED
PATCHY BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IS POSSIBLE BY AFTERNOON AS
TEMPERATURES FALL FURTHER.
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM
CST MONDAY...
* TIMING...RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW AFTER 3 AM...AND DIMINISH TO
LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS AFTER NOON.
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 3 INCHES.
* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH MONDAY
MORNING THROUGH MID AFTERNOON.
* IMPACTS...AS TEMPERATURES FALL WELL BELOW FREEZING...ROADS MAY
BECOME SNOW AND ICE COVERED AND SLIPPERY...ESPECIALLY DURING
THE AFTERNOON. LOCALIZED BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL ALSO
CAUSE REDUCED AND RAPIDLY CHANGING VISIBILITIES...ESPECIALLY
ON RURAL AND OPEN NORTH/SOUTH ROADWAYS.

Information:
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING... ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS.