Municipalities declare snow emergency

By  | 

WAUSAU, Wis. (WSAW) - Several municipalities in central Wisconsin have declared snow emergencies ahead of Sunday's snow storm.

Nekoosa: Sunday, February 9 at 6 p.m. - Monday, February 10 at 9 a.m.

Stevens Point: Sunday, February 9 at 6 p.m. - Monday, February 10 at 6 a.m.

Wausau: Sunday, February 9 at 9 p.m. - Monday, February 10 at 10 a.m.

Marshfield: Sunday, February 9 at 6 a.m. - Monday, February 10 at 6 a.m.

Plover: Sunday, February 9 at 6 a.m. - Monday, February 10 at 3 p.m.

Wisconsin Rapids: Sunday, February 9 at 6 p.m. - Monday, February 10 at 9 a.m.

When in a snow emergency, parking on public streets and alleyways is prohibited. Vehicles left on public roads may be ticketed or towed at the owner's expense. This is to make it easier for crews to clear the streets of snow and ice.

The Wausau Police Department sent out a winter storm warning Saturday, letting drivers know that road conditions may be hazardous. The department encourages anyone traveling to keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.