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Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 4:07 AM CST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch now in effect from Saturday afternoon
through Sunday afternoon...

* what... blizzard conditions possible. Total snow accumulations
of 3 to 5 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze
possible. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

* Where... northwestern to north-central Iowa.

* When... from Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon.

* Additional details... plan on slippery Road conditions. Areas
of blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Gusty
winds could bring down tree branches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch for blizzard conditions means there is a
potential for falling and/or blowing snow with strong winds and
extremely poor visibilities. This can lead to whiteout conditions
and make travel very dangerous.