"This was the scene last Sunday morning in southern Wisconsin,"
More details about the freezing rain are detailed in a report prepared by the Milwaukee/Sullivan office of the National Weather Service. "The worst icing conditions appeared to be north and northeast of Madison," notes meteorologist Marc Kavinsky. "Law enforcement reported several roll overs on Interstate 90-94 Saturday evening with numerous slide-offs on state highways. Sporadic accidents continued into Sunday morning due to the treacherous conditions produced by the lingering ice." The remainder of the report discusses the thermal profile of the atmosphere that produced the icy conditions.