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
1113 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

KSZ043-061>063-074>076-084-085-301400-
/O.CON.KDDC.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170501T0000Z/
Scott-Hamilton-Kearny-Finney-Stanton-Grant-Haskell-Morton-Stevens-
Including the cities of Scott City, Scott State Lake, Syracuse,
Lakin, Deerfield, Garden City, Johnson City, Ulysses, Sublette,
Satanta, Elkhart, and Hugoton
1113 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017 /1013 PM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017/

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT /6 PM
MDT/ SUNDAY...

* TIMING...Periods of snow can be expected overnight through
  Sunday morning. Snow may be heavy at times.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 to 12 inches with locally higher amounts.

* WIND...North at 25 to 40 mph, gusting to 55 mph Sunday.

* MAIN IMPACT...Significant impacts likely! Expect tree limb
  damage due to loading on trees from heavy, wet snow and strong
  gusty winds. Power interruptions possible. Snow covered roads
  with visibility reduced to 1/2 mile or less at times.

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.

&&

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KSZ030-044-301400-
/O.CON.KDDC.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170501T0000Z/
Trego-Lane-
Including the cities of Wakeeney and Dighton
1113 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT SUNDAY...

* TIMING...Periods of snow can be expected overnight through
  Sunday morning. Snow may be heavy at times.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 to 9 inches with locally higher amounts.

* WIND...North at 25 to 40 mph, gusting to 55 mph Sunday.

* MAIN IMPACT...Significant impacts likely! Expect tree limb
  damage due to loading on trees from heavy, wet snow and strong
  gusty winds. Power interruptions possible. Snow covered roads
  with visibility reduced to 1/2 mile or less at times.

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.

&&

$$

KSZ031-045-064-077-078-086-087-301400-
/O.CON.KDDC.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170501T0000Z/
Ellis-Ness-Hodgeman-Gray-Ford-Seward-Meade-
Including the cities of Pheifer, Hays, Ness City, Jetmore,
Hanston, Cimarron, Montezuma, Dodge City, Liberal, Meade,
Plains City, and Fowler
1113 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT
SUNDAY...

* TIMING...rain will change over to snow overnight with the
  steadier and heavier snow being likely from 3 am through Sunday
  late morning.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 to 5 inches.

* WIND...North at 25 to 40 mph, gusting to 55 mph Sunday.

* MAIN IMPACT...Heavy wet snow with strong winds could result in
  downed tree limbs and possible power outages.

* OTHER IMPACTS...Travel could become hazardous with slick roads
  and reduced visibilities. Snow covered roads with visibility
  reduced to 1/2 mile at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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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