Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
901 PM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...BITTER COLD TO TAKE OVER WITH DEPARTURE OF STORM...

IAZ062-260415-
/O.EXP.KDMX.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150226T0300Z/
POWESHIEK-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...GRINNELL
901 PM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

LITTLE ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATING SNOW IS EXPECTED...THEREFORE THE
WARNING WILL EXPIRE ON TIME.

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IAZ075-086-097-260415-
/O.EXP.KDMX.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150226T0300Z/
MAHASKA-WAPELLO-DAVIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OSKALOOSA...OTTUMWA...BLOOMFIELD
901 PM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

SOME LIGHT ACCUMULATING SNOW MAY PERSIST FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE
EVENING...HOWEVER ANY ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS WILL BE UNDER AN INCH.

$$

IAZ074-084-085-095-096-260415-
/O.EXP.KDMX.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150226T0300Z/
MARION-LUCAS-MONROE-WAYNE-APPANOOSE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PELLA...KNOXVILLE...CHARITON...ALBIA...
CORYDON...SEYMOUR...ALLERTON...HUMESTON...CENTERVILLE
901 PM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 9 PM CST THIS EVENING...

THE ACCUMULATING SNOW HAS ENDED ALTHOUGH SOME LIGHT FLURRIES WILL
REMAIN POSSIBLE THIS EVENING.

$$

IAZ004>007-015>017-023>026-033>036-044>047-057-058-261115-
/O.NEW.KDMX.WC.Y.0012.150226T1000Z-150226T1600Z/
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-SAC-CALHOUN-WEBSTER-HAMILTON-
CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-BOONE-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESTHERVILLE...ALGONA...FOREST CITY...
LAKE MILLS...NORTHWOOD...MANLY...EMMETSBURG...GARNER...BRITT...
KANAWHA...MASON CITY...CLEAR LAKE...POCAHONTAS...LAURENS...
ROLFE...FONDA...GILMORE CITY...HUMBOLDT...EAGLE GROVE...CLARION...
BELMOND...HAMPTON...SAC CITY...LAKE VIEW...ODEBOLT...WALL LAKE...
SCHALLER...EARLY...ROCKWELL CITY...MANSON...LAKE CITY...POMEROY...
FORT DODGE...WEBSTER CITY...DENISON...CARROLL...JEFFERSON...
BOONE...AUDUBON...EXIRA...GUTHRIE CENTER...PANORA...BAYARD...
CASEY
901 PM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 AM CST
THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WIND
CHILL ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 AM CST
THURSDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS AT 10 TO 15 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES/WIND CHILL VALUES...TEMPERATURES WILL FALL TO
  BETWEEN ZERO AND 5 BELOW BY DAYBREAK. WIND CHILLS WILL DROP TO
  20 TO 27 BELOW LATE TONIGHT INTO MID MORNING THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...FROST BITE CAN DEVELOP WITHIN 30 MINUTES IF SKIN IS
  EXPOSED AND HYPOTHERMIA MAY OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

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