Winter storm warning, advisory issued in southeast Wisconsin

The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for Milwaukee, Racine, Ozaukee and Kenosha Counties to be in effect from 9 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25 through 6 p.m. on Tuesday. Read the complete FOX6 Weather forecast.

Meanwhile, a winter weather advisory is issued for the other counties affected by the storm headed our way. The advisory remains in effect until 6 p.m.

According to the FOX6 Weather Experts, a strong low passes to our south over the next 48 hours bringing a band of snow to southern Wisconsin. Several inches of snow are possible in many areas starting late this evening and into Tuesday afternoon.

Meanwhile, FOX6Now.com offers a variety of extremely useful weather tools to help you navigate the stormy season. They including the following:

FOX6 Storm Center app

FOX6 News app

MAPS AND RADAR

We have a host of maps and radars on the FOX6 Weather page that are updating regularly — to provide you the most accurate assessment of the weather. From a county-by-county view to the Midwest regional radar and a national view — it’s all there. All of these images are at the ready — just one click away.

SCHOOL AND BUSINESS CLOSINGS

When the weather gets a little dicey, schools and businesses may shut down. CLICK HERE to monitor the latest list of closings, cancellations, and delays reported in southeast Wisconsin.

FOX6 WEATHER IN SOCIAL MEDIA

FOX6 FUTURE FORECASTER

Lastly, FOX6 and Chief Meteorologist Rob Haswell are looking for some smart, fun, outgoing, and weather-loving kids to help with the weather forecasts Friday mornings on WakeUp News. If you have a 6 to 12-year-old child who is into weather and wants to show his or her stuff, then we want to hear from you! CLICK HERE to learn more.

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