IMPACT COULD BE HIGHER THAN WHAT GRAPHIC INDICATES! Impact depends on snowfall rate, wind, road surface, etc. Use caution!
Eau Claire (WQOW) - -
Expect periods of light snow on Monday afternoon with minor additional accumulations. Unfortunately, because of the conditions and type of snow, many roads will remain slippery through Monday night.
A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 p.m. for most of west central Wisconsin, including Eau Claire, Chippewa Falls, Menomonie, Rice Lake, and Ladysmith. Counties south and east of Eau Claire are under the advisory until 12 a.m. Monday night. A Winter Weather Advisory is issued when hazardous travel conditions are expected due to snow and ice.
Stormtracker 18 Weather meteorologists say 2 to 4 inches of light, easy-to-shovel snow fell in west central Wisconsin Sunday afternoon through Monday morning. An additional trace to half inch is expected on Monday afternoon. The snow will end Monday night, though flurries could linger.
Travel impacts: Many roads will remain slippery and at least partially snow-covered through Monday night. Watch for blowing and drifting in open areas. As usual with snowy weather, slow down, use your headlights, and leave extra room for stopping.
Your Stormtracker 18 Weather team will keep you updated with the latest information on air, at the WQOW.com weather page, and through the free WQOW weather app. Meteorologist Matt Schaefer will let you know if travel will be challenging on Tuesday morning at 5, 6, and 10 p.m.