Vilas Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 4:47 AM CDT on April 16, 2014

...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 10 am this morning to 10 am CDT Thursday...

* snow will develop this morning...then continue across far northern Wisconsin into Thursday morning. The period of heaviest snow is expected to occur late tonight into early Thursday...followed by a diminishing trend.

* A total snow accumulation of 8 to 14 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 today...tonight and Thursday.

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.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 2:51 am EDT on April 16, 2014

...Record Low Maximum Temperatures Set Yesterday April 15, 2014...

Location Max temperature record lowyear of record (last 24 hours) Max temperature low Max temp

...Oneida County... Rhinelander Airport 28 29 1935

...Lincoln County... Merrill Airport 32 33 1962

...Langlade County... Antigo-Airport 29 31 1923

...Wood County... Marshfield Airport 32 33 1944

...Portage County... Stevens Point Airport 29 34 1904

...Winnebago County... Oshkosh-Airport 33 34 1904

note: all temperature in degrees f.