MIDWEST WEATHER SERVICE -- STORM CENTER
STEVENS POINT, WI
WINTER CYCLONE DISCUSSION
WINTER STORM CHARLIE DISCUSSION NUMBER 006
MWS STORM CENTER STEVENS POINT/WHITING WI
700 PM CDT SUN APR 15 2018
It looks like Charlie will depart our coverage region being a new record setting early spring storm! Many new all time record
snowfall totals were establish with this storm, and it's not quite over just yet. Bands of heavy snow continues to push across
the region, and when combined with strong winds, blizzard or near blizzard conditions are occurring in many locations. These
conditions should persist into the overnight hours, then begen to diminish torward daybreak on Monday. Charlie is embedded
within a larger scale longwave extending from Iowa into southern Canada. Owing to the weaker flow aloft, Charlie will likely
continue to wobble slowly east.
This eastward (090 degrees) movement is in well agreement amoungst the track forecast guidance. Charlie should maintain this
general motion over the next 18-24 hour period.
This is the last advisory issued for this weather system. For additional information, please refer to the latest WSW bulletins
issued from the National Weather Service.
Page Last Updated: 700 PM CDT SUN APR 15, 2018