Weather Alerts for Olmsted

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Storm Watch  WINTER STORM WATCH   Winter Storm Watch
OLMSTED

Areas Affected:
Dodge - Mower - Olmsted
Effective: Sun, 1/21 6:00pm Updated: Sat, 1/20 6:42am Urgency: Future
Expires: Tue, 1/23 12:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...Snow, Wintry Mix Likely Sunday Evening Through Monday...
.Motorists should anticipate impacts to travel Sunday evening
into Monday evening as snow or an icy wintry mix spreads across
the area. Snow accumulations of 6 inches or more are possible,
along with icing up to 2/10 of an inch.
The exact track of the storm is still in question. If the track
changes, where the band of heaviest snow falls and where the
threat for the greatest icing lies will change with it.
Stay up-to-date on the latest forecasts as the details of snow
amounts and icing potential become clearer.
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS 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 and sleet accumulations of 6 inches or more,
and ice accumulations of up to two tenths of an inch are
possible.
* WHERE...Dodge, Olmsted and Mower County.
* WHEN...From Sunday evening through Monday evening.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are
possible.
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.