Emergency Operations Prepares For Another Winter Storm
The State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) will elevate to Level 3 status at 8 a.m. Thursday, February 20, 2014 to monitor the winter storm. The SEOC will remain staffed throughout the duration of the storm. Heavy snowfall, freezing rain and strong winds are expected to impact the state tomorrow. Forecasters with the National Weather Service say some parts of West Central and Northwest Wisconsin could receive more than 12 inches of snow. Southern Wisconsin is expected to receive freezing rain.
State agencies in the SEOC will include Wisconsin Emergency Management (WEM), Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Wisconsin State Patrol, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the Wisconsin National Guard.
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