The National Weather Service office in Green Bay says winter’s not done with us yet.
NWS forecasters have issued a winter storm watch from 1 a.m. Saturday through 7 p.m. Sunday, with rain changing to a wintry mix and finally snow through what looks to be a miserable weather weekend.
According to the weather service:
A strong storm system is forecast to affect the area from Friday night late to Sunday. Periods of snow, freezing rain, sleet, and strong gusty winds are expected. The most significant ice accumulations are expected Friday night into Saturday morning.
Rain is expected to develop overnight and spread northward on Friday and mixing with freezing rain or snow over the north. As colder air pours into the area Friday afternoon and Friday night the rain will turn to a mix of freezing rain, sleet and snow across much of the area.
Hazardous travel conditions are expected develop Friday night and continue through the weekend. Travel could become very difficult at times.
Total snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches, with localized amounts up to 9 inches, and ice accumulations of one tenth to two tenths of an inch are possible.
The watch area includes Kewaunee County as well as Outagamie, Brown, Waushara, Winnebago, Calumet and Manitowoc counties.