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Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 4:15 AM CST Jan. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch now in effect from Sunday evening through
Monday evening...

* what... heavy mixed precipitation possible. Plan on difficult
travel conditions, including during the morning commute on
Monday. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches, with
localized amounts up to 9 inches, and ice accumulations of up to
one tenth of an inch is possible.

* Where... far north central Iowa.

* When... from Sunday evening through Monday evening.

* Additional details... winds gusting as high as 45 mph on Monday
may cause patchy blowing and drifting snow, along with
visibility less than 1 mile at times.

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.