Winter Storm Watch
- Areas affected:
- Kossuth, IA
Including the cities of Estherville, Algona, Forest City,
Lake Mills, Northwood, Manly, and Emmetsburg
1032 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018
…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 accumulations of 4 to 7 inches, with
localized amounts up to 9 inches, and ice accumulations of up
to around one tenth of an inch are 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.
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.