Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1222 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

KSZ061>066-074>079-084>087-161200-
/O.EXT.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
1222 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017 /1122 PM MST SUN JAN 15 2017/

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

* TIMING...INTERMITTENT LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
  NORTH ACROSS SOUTHWEST AND CENTRAL KANSAS THROUGH MID TO LATE MORNING.
  A BRIEF SWITCH OVER TO SNOW IS POSSIBLE ACROSS WEST CENTRAL AND
  EXTREME SOUTHWEST KANSAS TOWARD DAYBREAK.

* 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>046-161200-
/O.EXT.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
1222 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

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

* TIMING...INTERMITTENT LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
  NORTH ACROSS SOUTHWEST AND CENTRAL KANSAS THROUGH MID TO LATE MORNING.
  A BRIEF SWITCH OVER TO SNOW IS POSSIBLE ACROSS WEST CENTRAL AND
  EXTREME SOUTHWEST KANSAS TOWARD DAYBREAK.

* 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.

&&

$$

KSZ080-081-088>090-161200-
/O.CON.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
1222 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...ICE STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

* TIMING...INTERMITTENT LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO
  MOVE NORTH ACROSS SOUTHWEST AND CENTRAL KANSAS THROUGH EARLY
  THIS MORNING. A BRIEF SWITCH OVER TO SNOW IS POSSIBLE ACROSS
  WEST CENTRAL AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST KANSAS TOWARD DAYBREAK.

* 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.

&&

$$

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