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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1115 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM TO CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.PERIODS OF SNOW...MODERATE TO BRIEFLY HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE DIMINISHING THIS
EVENING. INCREASING NORTHEAST WINDS WILL PRODUCE CONSIDERABLE
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW LIKELY HAMPERING SNOW REMOVAL. IN
ADDITION... NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE AT TIMES IN
RURAL OR OPEN AREAS MAKING FOR DANGEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.
POWER OUTAGES AND TREE DAMAGE MAY BECOME MORE LIKELY THIS
AFTERNOON DUE TO THE INCREASING WINDS AND HEAVY WET NATURE OF
THE SNOW ON THE TREES AND POWER LINES.

IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087-088-098-ILZ001-002-007-009-
015>018-024-MOZ009-020115-
/O.CON.KDVN.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150202T0300Z/
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-DUBUQUE-BENTON-LINN-JONES-JACKSON-IOWA-JOHNSON-
CEDAR-CLINTON-MUSCATINE-SCOTT-KEOKUK-WASHINGTON-LOUISA-JEFFERSON-
HENRY IA-VAN BUREN-JO DAVIESS-STEPHENSON-CARROLL-WHITESIDE-
ROCK ISLAND-HENRY IL-BUREAU-PUTNAM-MERCER-SCOTLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...INDEPENDENCE...MANCHESTER...DUBUQUE...
VINTON...CEDAR RAPIDS...ANAMOSA...MAQUOKETA...MARENGO...
IOWA CITY...TIPTON...CLINTON...MUSCATINE...BETTENDORF...
DAVENPORT...SIGOURNEY...WASHINGTON...WAPELLO...FAIRFIELD...
MOUNT PLEASANT...KEOSAUQUA....GALENA...FREEPORT...MOUNT CARROLL...
STERLING...ROCK FALLS...MOLINE...ROCK ISLAND...KEWANEE...
PRINCETON...HENNEPIN...ALEDO...MEMPHIS
1115 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN 1 MILE WITH WHITEOUT CONDITIONS
  POSSIBLE AT TIMES IN RURAL AREAS.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLICK WITH
  HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS. BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL
  BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD THIS AFTERNOON CREATING DIFFICULT TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS DUE TO REDUCED VISIBILITIES WITH NEAR WHITEOUT
  CONDITIONS POSSIBLE AT TIMES IN RURAL AREAS. TREE DAMAGE AND
  LOCALIZED POWER OUTAGES IS LIKELY DUE TO THE STRONG WINDS AND
  HEAVY WET NATURE OF THE SNOW ON TREES AND POWER LINES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR ARE OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

IAZ089-099-ILZ025-026-034-035-MOZ010-020115-
/O.CON.KDVN.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150202T0300Z/
DES MOINES-LEE-HENDERSON-WARREN-HANCOCK-MCDONOUGH-CLARK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLINGTON...FORT MADISON...OQUAWKA...
MONMOUTH...CARTHAGE...MACOMB...KAHOKA
1115 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 35 MPH.

* VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN 1 MILE WITH WHITEOUT CONDITIONS
  POSSIBLE AT TIMES IN RURAL AREAS.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLICK WITH
  HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS. BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL
  BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD THIS AFTERNOON CREATING DIFFICULT TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS DUE TO REDUCED VISIBILITIES WITH NEAR WHITEOUT
  CONDITIONS POSSIBLE AT TIMES IN RURAL AREAS. TREE DAMAGE AND
  LOCALIZED POWER OUTAGES IS LIKELY DUE TO INCREASING WINDS AND
  THE HEAVY WET NATURE OF THE SNOW ON TREES AND POWER LINES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR ARE OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$




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