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Event Details

Event Winter Weather
State WISCONSIN
County/Area JACKSON
WFO ARX
Begin Date 12/29/2010 21:00:00 CST-6
End Date 12/31/2010 21:30:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Fog develop across western and central Wisconsin and reduced the visibility to less than mile for an extended period starting on the 29th and continuing through much of the 31st. During this period, an extended period of dense fog with visibilities of a quarter mile or less occurred. Some freezing drizzle also occurred during the evening of 31st, creating a glaze of ice on area roads that resulted in several accidents in and around La Crosse (La Crosse County). Ten people were transported to area hospitals, but none of the injuries were considered to be life-threatening. The weight of all the accumulated snow that fell during the month of December, caused the roof a building to collapse in West Salem (La Crosse County) on the 31st. The building was later declared a total loss and will be razed.
Event Narrative A brief period of freezing drizzle during the evening of the 31st created a glaze of ice on exposed surfaces. Also, the visibility in fog was reduced to less than a mile from the evening of the 29th into the evening of the 31st.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 337.50K 0.00K
LA CROSSE (ZONE) LA CROSSE (ZONE) WI 12/29/2010 15:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 280.00K 0.00K
GRANT (ZONE) GRANT (ZONE) WI 12/29/2010 16:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
RICHLAND (ZONE) RICHLAND (ZONE) WI 12/29/2010 16:00 CST-6 Dense Fog 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BUFFALO (ZONE) BUFFALO (ZONE) WI 12/29/2010 16:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 7.50K 0.00K
CRAWFORD (ZONE) CRAWFORD (ZONE) WI 12/29/2010 16:00 CST-6 Dense Fog 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TREMPEALEAU (ZONE) TREMPEALEAU (ZONE) WI 12/29/2010 16:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 40.00K 0.00K
VERNON (ZONE) VERNON (ZONE) WI 12/29/2010 16:30 CST-6 Dense Fog 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MONROE (ZONE) MONROE (ZONE) WI 12/29/2010 18:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
JACKSON (ZONE) JACKSON (ZONE) WI 12/29/2010 21:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CLARK (ZONE) CLARK (ZONE) WI 12/29/2010 22:00 CST-6 Dense Fog 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TAYLOR (ZONE) TAYLOR (ZONE) WI 12/29/2010 22:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JUNEAU (ZONE) JUNEAU (ZONE) WI 12/30/2010 07:00 CST-6 Dense Fog 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ADAMS (ZONE) ADAMS (ZONE) WI 12/30/2010 08:00 CST-6 Dense Fog 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 337.50K 0.00K