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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
440 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

ILZ027>031-036>038-040>048-011800-
/O.CON.KILX.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150202T0300Z/
KNOX-STARK-PEORIA-MARSHALL-WOODFORD-FULTON-TAZEWELL-MCLEAN-
SCHUYLER-MASON-LOGAN-DE WITT-PIATT-CHAMPAIGN-VERMILION-CASS-
MENARD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GALESBURG...PEORIA...BLOOMINGTON...
NORMAL...HAVANA...LINCOLN...CHAMPAIGN...URBANA...DANVILLE
440 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

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

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

* TIMING...SNOW WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE AREA TODAY. THE SNOW WILL
  BE HEAVIEST THIS MORNING...BEFORE GRADUALLY TAPERING OFF THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING. SOME SLEET OR RAIN MAY MIX IN THIS
  MORNING...ESPECIALLY ACROSS CHAMPAIGN AND VERMILION COUNTIES.

* ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 7 INCHES OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE TODAY AND
  TONIGHT... WITH THE HIGHEST TOTALS NORTH OF A GALESBURG TO
  BLOOMINGTON/NORMAL LINE.

* WIND...GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS OF UP TO 35 MPH WILL CAUSE
  SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF THE SNOW BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING.

* IMPACTS...ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND HAZARDOUS THIS
  MORNING. VISIBILITIES WILL BECOME POOR DUE TO THE BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING OF THE SNOW...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS LATE THIS AFTERNOON
  AND EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR 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.

&&

$$

ILZ049>057-061-011800-
/O.CON.KILX.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150202T0300Z/
SCOTT-MORGAN-SANGAMON-CHRISTIAN-MACON-MOULTRIE-DOUGLAS-COLES-
EDGAR-SHELBY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JACKSONVILLE...SPRINGFIELD...
TAYLORVILLE...DECATUR...CHARLESTON...MATTOON...SHELBYVILLE
440 AM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE AREA INTO TONIGHT...ALTHOUGH
  SLEET OR RAIN MAY MIX IN FROM TIME TO TIME TODAY

* ACCUMULATIONS...TOTALS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE BY
  TONIGHT...WITH THE HIGHER AMOUNTS NORTH OF THE I-72 CORRIDOR.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$


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