Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
557 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

KSZ080-081-088>090-161300-
/O.EXP.KDDC.IS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170116T1200Z/
KIOWA-PRATT-CLARK-COMANCHE-BARBER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENSBURG...HAVILAND...PRATT...
ASHLAND...MINNEOLA...COLDWATER...LAKE COLDWATER...PROTECTION...
MEDICINE LODGE...KIOWA
557 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...ICE STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 6 AM CST EARLY THIS MORNING...

STEADY FREEZING RAIN, SLEET, AND SNOW HAD ENDED EARLY THIS
MORNING AND ADDITIONAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS ARE NO LONGER EXPECTED.
ALTHOUGH NO FURTHER ICE ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS MORNING
THERE STILL IS A CHANCE FOR TREE DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES DUE TO
THE ICE THAT DID OCCUR OVER THE LATE 24 HOURS.

$$

KSZ061>066-074>079-084>087-161800-
/O.CON.KDDC.IS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170116T1800Z/
HAMILTON-KEARNY-FINNEY-HODGEMAN-PAWNEE-STAFFORD-STANTON-GRANT-
HASKELL-GRAY-FORD-EDWARDS-MORTON-STEVENS-SEWARD-MEADE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SYRACUSE...LAKIN...DEERFIELD...
GARDEN CITY...JETMORE...HANSTON...LARNED...ST. JOHN...STAFFORD...
MACKSVILLE...JOHNSON CITY...ULYSSES...SUBLETTE...SATANTA...
CIMARRON...MONTEZUMA...DODGE CITY...KINSLEY...LEWIS...ELKHART...
HUGOTON...LIBERAL...MEADE...PLAINS CITY...FOWLER
557 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017 /457 AM MST MON JAN 16 2017/

...ICE STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST /11 AM MST/
TODAY...

* TIMING...INTERMITTENT LIGHT FREEZING RAIN OR SNOW WILL THROUGH
  MID TO LATE MORNING. MAINLY SNOW WILL OCCUR WEST OF A SCOTT CITY
  TO LIBERAL LINE.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS UPWARD OF A FEW
  TENTHS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ONE TO FOUR INCHES ARE POSSIBLE TOWARD
  DAYBREAK MAINLY WEST OF HIGHWAY 83 WITH LIGHTER AMOUNTS
  FARTHER EAST.

* MAIN IMPACT...FREEZING RAIN AND POTENTIALLY SIGNIFICANT ICING
  IS LIKELY. DAMAGE TO TREES AND POWER LINES WILL OCCUR.

* OTHER IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME VERY HAZARDOUS WITH ICE
  COVERED ROADWAYS. TREES AND POWER LINES MAY BREAK AND RESULT
  IN POWER OUTAGES AND DAMAGE TO VEHICLES AND STRUCTURES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN ICE STORM WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF ICE ACCUMULATIONS
WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. TRAVEL IS STRONGLY
DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE WILL LIKELY BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. IF YOU
MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY. ICE ACCUMULATIONS AND WINDS WILL
LIKELY LEAD TO SNAPPED POWER LINES AND FALLING TREE BRANCHES THAT
ADD TO THE DANGER.

&&

$$

KSZ030-031-043>046-161800-
/O.CON.KDDC.IS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170116T1800Z/
TREGO-ELLIS-SCOTT-LANE-NESS-RUSH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAKEENEY...PHEIFER...HAYS...
SCOTT CITY...SCOTT STATE LAKE...DIGHTON...NESS CITY...LA CROSSE
557 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...ICE STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

* TIMING...INTERMITTENT LIGHT FREEZING RAIN, SLEET, OR SNOW WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH MID TO LATE MORNING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS UPWARD OF A FEW
  TENTHS.

* MAIN IMPACT...FREEZING RAIN AND POTENTIALLY SIGNIFICANT ICING
  IS LIKELY. DAMAGE TO TREES AND POWER LINES WILL OCCUR.

* OTHER IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME VERY HAZARDOUS WITH ICE
  COVERED ROADWAYS. TREES AND POWER LINES MAY BREAK AND RESULT
  IN POWER OUTAGES AND DAMAGE TO VEHICLES AND STRUCTURES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN ICE STORM WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF ICE ACCUMULATIONS
WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. TRAVEL IS STRONGLY
DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE WILL LIKELY BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. IF YOU
MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY. ICE ACCUMULATIONS AND WINDS WILL
LIKELY LEAD TO SNAPPED POWER LINES AND FALLING TREE BRANCHES THAT
ADD TO THE DANGER.

&&

$$



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