The National Weather Service expects a winter storm to develop in our area from 9:00 p.m. on Monday night through 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday evening.  Total snow accumulations of 3” to 6” are expected.  

To assist the Watertown Street Department in their plowing and cleanup efforts, the Watertown Police Department has declared a City-Wide SNOW EMERGENCY that will go into effect at 11:00 p.m. Monday night, February 11, 2019.   The Snow Emergency will run for 48 hours.  

During the 48-hour period of the snow emergency parking on all city streets and alleys will be banned between 11:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. the following morning.  Residents who have no off-street parking available are encouraged to utilize municipal parking lots or make arrangements with neighbors, relatives or friends to avoid a potential $50.00 citation.  In addition, any vehicle that has been ticketed and remains parked at the same location for 24 or more hours afterward may be towed at the owner’s expense.

Citizens are encouraged to monitor the Watertown Police Department web site at: or follow us on Facebook at Watertown WI Police Department for current snow alerts and notifications.