Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
924 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT NORTHEAST MISSOURI THIS WEEKEND...

.A STORM SYSTEM WILL LIFT INTO THE REGION THIS WEEKEND.
PRECIPITATION TYPE IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN AS RAIN ON SATURDAY...
THEN WILL TRANSITION TO SNOW AFTER SUNSET SATURDAY EVENING. SNOW
WILL CONTINUE FROM SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...
BEFORE GRADUALLY TAPERING OFF SUNDAY EVENING. THERE REMAINS SOME
UNCERTAINTY IN HOW QUICKLY SNOW CAN START TO ACCUMULATE SATURDAY
NIGHT WHICH MAY IMPACT THE ANTICIPATED SNOW AMOUNTS...BUT GENERALLY
4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW IS CURRENTLY EXPECTED IN THE WATCH AREA.

MOZ003-005>008-015>017-024-025-311130-
/O.CON.KEAX.WS.A.0001.150201T0200Z-150202T0000Z/
WORTH-HARRISON-MERCER-PUTNAM-SCHUYLER-GRUNDY-SULLIVAN-ADAIR-
LINN MO-MACON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRANT CITY...BETHANY...PRINCETON...
UNIONVILLE...LANCASTER...DOWNING...TRENTON...MILAN...GREEN CITY...
KIRKSVILLE...BROOKFIELD...MACON...LA PLATA
924 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...PORTIONS OF FAR NORTHERN AND NORTHEAST MISSOURI.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL TRANSITION TO SNOW BY AROUND 8 PM SATURDAY
  EVENING...AND SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON
  OR EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...WIDESPREAD SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 7
  INCHES ARE EXPECTED. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS OF 6 TO 8 INCHES
  ARE POSSIBLE IN FAR NORTHEAST MISSOURI.

* BLOWING SNOW...NORTH WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH ARE EXPECTED BY MID
  MORNING SUNDAY. THIS WILL LIKELY RESULT IN PERIODS OF BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...THE EXPECTED SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL MAKE TRAVEL
  HAZARDOUS SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY. QUICKLY FALLING
  TEMPERATURES ON SUNDAY WILL ALSO SUPPORT FREEZING OF WET OR
  SLUSHY ROADWAYS... RESULTING IN DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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