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Warmer air brings freezing rain


UPDATE: Freezing Rain Advisory for Milwaukee, WI

until 9:00 PM CST, Fri., Jan 10, 2014

Other affected areas: 
Jefferson, WI;  Waukesha, WI;  Milwaukee, WI;  Rock, WI;  Walworth, WI;  Racine, WI;  Kenosha, WI

Issued by The National Weather Service
Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

Fri, Jan 10, 2014, 3:58 PM CST

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING.

* TIMING... PERIOD OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN INTO EARLY EVENING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS... LESS THAN ONE TENTH INCH.

* IMPACTS... TEMPERATURES NEAR FREEZING WILL RESULT IN SLIPPERY CONDITIONS AND HAZARDOUS TRAVEL ON UNTREATED ROADS AND WALKS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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... MIXED PRECIPITATION ACROSS SOUTHERN WISCONSIN...

.STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS WISCONSIN TONIGHT. SOUTH WINDS AHEAD OF THE LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL CONTINUE TO BRING MILDER TEMPERATURES INTO SOUTHERN WISCONSIN.

RAIN HAS PUSHED IN FROM THE SOUTH THIS AFTERNOON. THOUGH SOME PLACES NOW HAVE TEMPERATURES A DEGREE OR TWO ABOVE FREEZING... PAVEMENT TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY REMAIN AT OR BELOW FREEZING THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EVENING. REPORTS OF SLICK ROADS HAVE ALREADY BEEN REPORTED IN MULTIPLE LOCATIONS ACROSS SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN. AFTERNOON TRAVEL WILL LIKELY BE HAMPERED BY THE AREAS OF LIGHT ICING... ESPECIALLY ON UNTREATED ROADS. TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO RISE THIS EVENING... WITH EASTERN AREAS WARMING ENOUGH TO BRING AN END TO THE ICING THREAT.

FATHER WEST... THERE SHOULD BE A MIX OF RAIN... SLEET... FREEZING RAIN... AND SNOW DURING THE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT HOURS.

THE MIX WILL CHANGE OVER TO LIGHT SNOW WEST TO EAST TONIGHT INTO EARLY SATURDAY. ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE LIGHT... FROM A TRACE SOUTHEAST... TO HALF AN INCH OR SO NORTHWEST.

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