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UPDATE: New models showing 3-6″ of snow in the Chippewa Valley

UPDATE: The Stormtracker 18 Weather Team now says 3-6″ of snow can be expected in the Chippewa Valley with localized higher totals possible in heavier bands.

UPDATE: Chippewa and Eau Claire, Pepin, Trempealeau, Buffalo, Taylor, Clark and Jackson Counties are now in a Winter Storm Warning.

Chippewa Valley (WQOW) – We made it through the bitter cold followed by the ice on Monday. Now, a third wave of winter weather is on our doorstep.

Snowfall amounts are expected to be in the 2-4″ range in the Chippewa Valley with 1-3″ to the north. Some places, mainly south of Eau Claire could see 6″ in isolated areas.

More: Interactive Radar

The snow is expected to begin around the noon hour. Your evening commute will be impacted so give yourself extra time getting home from work.

Related: Maps and Conditions

The Chippewa Valley is in a Winter Weather Advisory starting at noon for Barron, Dunn, Pepin, Pierce, Polk and St. Croix counties; 2 p.m. for Eau Claire, Chippewa, and Rusk counties; 3 p.m. for Buffalo, Clark, Jackson, Taylor and Trempealeau counties. All advisories are set to expire at midnight.

Download the WQOW Weather App for up-to-the-minute information. Just search for it in the Google Play Store or Apple App Store.

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