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Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 9:27 PM CST Feb. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from late Tuesday night
through Wednesday afternoon...

* what... heavy snow, total accumulations of 5 to 7 inches
possible.

* Where... much of Iowa, including north central areas of the
state.

* When... from late Tuesday night through Wednesday afternoon.

* Additional details... travel could be very difficult. Winds
will remain fairly light, but intense snowfall rates may
result in considerable visibility restrictions, with Road
conditions deteriorating rapidly Tuesday night. Hazardous
travel conditions could impact the Wednesday morning commute.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.



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