Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Goodland KS
909 PM MDT Sun Apr 30 2017

KSZ002-014-028-042-NEZ080-010415-
/O.CAN.KGLD.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170501T0600Z/
Rawlins-Thomas-Logan-Wichita-Hitchcock-
Including the cities of Atwood, Colby, Oakley, Leoti, Culbertson,
Trenton, Stratton Ne, and Palisade
1009 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

...BLIZZARD WARNING IS CANCELLED...

The National Weather Service in Goodland has cancelled the
Blizzard Warning.

The band of snow has moved east of the area and the blizzard
warning cancelled early.

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KSZ003-004-015-016-029-NEZ081-010600-
/O.CON.KGLD.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170501T0600Z/
Decatur-Norton-Sheridan-Graham-Gove-Red Willow-
Including the cities of Oberlin, Norton, Hoxie, Hill City,
Quinter, Grinnell, Grainfield, and McCook
1009 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT MONDAY...

* Total snow accumulation of 6 to 14 inches...with locally
  higher amounts possible.

* Timing...Snow and blowing snow will end from the west to the
  east this evening.

* Winds...Northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Temperatures...In the mid 30s.

* Impacts...Expect whiteout conditions due to the combination of
  heavy snowfall and very strong winds. Power outages have
  occurred from falling trees and power lines. Motorists have
  been stranded on highways and Interstate 70. Travel is
  discouraged.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blizzard Warning means strong winds and falling or blowing snow
will produce whiteout conditions at times...with travel becoming
difficult or impossible. Monitor local forecasts before deciding
to venture outside. If you must travel and you become stranded...
stay with your vehicle until help arrives.

&&

$$



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