Snow to impact weekend travel plans

StormTeam 8 is keeping a close eye on a winter storm system that could bring 1 to 4 inches of snow in the La Crosse area and up to 7 inches in the southern part of the News 8 viewing area.

Meteorologist Michelle Poedel said Winter Storm Warnings are in effect for Crawford and Richland Counties Saturday evening through Sunday afternoon. This is where the heaviest snow is expected. These areas have the best chance of seeing 4-inches to more than 6-inches of snow.

Winter Storm Watches are in effect for Allamakee, Vernon, Juneau and Adamas Counties.

StormTeam 8 will continue to track this storm. For updates, check the radar on and be sure to ‘like’ the WKBT StormTeam 8 Facebook page.