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
430 AM CST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER STORM AND ICE TO IMPACT CENTRAL IOWA THOUGH MONDAY...

.A STRONG WINTER STORM REMAINS ON TRACK FOR MUCH OF IOWA FROM
SUNDAY AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY. LIGHT SNOW OR A WINTRY MIX IS
POSSIBLE WHEN PRECIPITATION BEGINS...BUT WILL TRANSITION TO
FREEZING RAIN ACROSS MUCH OF THE STATE. THE PERIOD OF MOST
IMPACTFUL WEATHER IS EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY WHERE
SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF FREEZING RAIN ARE POSSIBLE RESULTING
EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

IAZ073-084-151830-
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/O.EXA.KDMX.IS.W.0001.170115T2100Z-170117T0000Z/
WARREN-LUCAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF INDIANOLA, NORWALK, CARLISLE,
AND CHARITON
430 AM CST SUN JAN 15 2017

...ICE STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM
CST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED AN ICE
STORM WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM CST MONDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* TIMING...LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY.

* STORM TOTAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF TWO TO
  THREE TENTHS OF AN INCH. A FEW LOCATIONS MAY EXCEED A THIRD OF
  AN INCH.

* WINDS...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH...HELPING TO
  REDUCE TREE AND POWER LINE IMPACTS.

* IMPACTS...EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO ICE COVERED AND VERY
  SLICK ROADS. SIDEWALKS AND PARKING LOTS WILL BE SLICK. TREE
  DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN ICE STORM WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED. 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.

&&

$$

IAZ035-047-048-060-151830-
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/O.EXA.KDMX.IS.W.0001.170116T0300Z-170117T0600Z/
WEBSTER-BOONE-STORY-POLK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF FORT DODGE, BOONE, AMES, AND DES MOINES
430 AM CST SUN JAN 15 2017

...ICE STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO MIDNIGHT
CST MONDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED AN ICE
STORM WARNING, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT CST MONDAY NIGHT. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...TONIGHT INTO MONDAY EVENING.

* STORM TOTAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF TWO TO
  THREE TENTHS OF AN INCH. A FEW LOCATIONS MAY EXCEED A THIRD OF
  AN INCH.

* WINDS...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH...HELPING TO
  REDUCE TREE AND POWER LINE IMPACTS.

* IMPACTS...EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO ICE COVERED AND VERY
  SLICK ROADS. SIDEWALKS AND PARKING LOTS WILL BE SLICK. TREE
  DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.

&&

$$

IAZ070>072-081>083-092>095-151830-
/O.CON.KDMX.IS.W.0001.170115T2100Z-170117T0000Z/
CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-ADAMS-UNION-CLARKE-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-
WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ATLANTIC, GREENFIELD, STUART, ADAIR,
FONTANELLE, WINTERSET, EARLHAM, CORNING, CRESTON, OSCEOLA,
BEDFORD, LENOX, NEW MARKET, MOUNT AYR, LAMONI, LEON, CORYDON,
SEYMOUR, ALLERTON, AND HUMESTON
430 AM CST SUN JAN 15 2017

...ICE STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 6 PM CST MONDAY...

* TIMING...LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY.

* STORM TOTAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS FROM TWO TO
  THREE TENTHS OF AN INCH ARE FORECAST. A FEW LOCATIONS MAY EXCEED
  A THIRD OF AN INCH.

* WINDS...WINDS SHOULD BE FAIRLY LIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS
  AT 5 TO 10 MPH...HELPING REDUCE TREE AND POWER LINE IMPACTS.

* IMPACTS...EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO ICE COVERED AND
  VERY SLICK ROADS. SIDEWALKS AND PARKING LOTS WILL BE SLICK.
  TREE DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.

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.

&&

$$

IAZ023-033-034-044>046-057>059-151830-
/O.CON.KDMX.IS.W.0001.170116T0300Z-170117T0600Z/
POCAHONTAS-SAC-CALHOUN-CRAWFORD-CARROLL-GREENE-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-
DALLAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF POCAHONTAS, LAURENS, ROLFE, FONDA,
GILMORE CITY, SAC CITY, LAKE VIEW, ODEBOLT, WALL LAKE, SCHALLER,
EARLY, ROCKWELL CITY, MANSON, LAKE CITY, POMEROY, DENISON,
CARROLL, JEFFERSON, AUDUBON, EXIRA, GUTHRIE CENTER, PANORA,
BAYARD, CASEY, PERRY, WAUKEE, AND ADEL
430 AM CST SUN JAN 15 2017

...ICE STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT CST MONDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

* STORM TOTAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS FROM TWO TO
  THREE TENTHS OF AN INCH ARE FORECAST. A FEW LOCATIONS MAY EXCEED
  A THIRD OF AN INCH.

* WINDS...WINDS SHOULD BE FAIRLY LIGHT...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS
  AT 5 TO 10 MPH...HELPING REDUCE TREE AND POWER LINE IMPACTS.

* IMPACTS...EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO ICE COVERED AND
  VERY SLICK ROADS. SIDEWALKS AND PARKING LOTS WILL BE SLICK.
  TREE DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.

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.

&&

$$

IAZ074-075-085-086-096-097-151830-
/O.CON.KDMX.WW.Y.0002.170115T2100Z-170117T0000Z/
MARION-MAHASKA-MONROE-WAPELLO-APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PELLA, KNOXVILLE, OSKALOOSA, ALBIA,
OTTUMWA, CENTERVILLE, AND BLOOMFIELD
430 AM CST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 6 PM CST MONDAY...

* TIMING...LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY.

* STORM TOTAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS FROM ONE TO
  TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE.

* WINDS...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...VERY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO ICE COVERED AND VERY
  SLICK ROADS. SIDEWALKS AND PARKING LOTS WILL BE SLICK. TREE
  DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW, SLEET, OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

IAZ024>028-036>039-049-050-061-062-151830-
/O.CON.KDMX.WW.Y.0002.170116T0300Z-170117T0600Z/
HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-HAMILTON-HARDIN-GRUNDY-
BLACK HAWK-MARSHALL-TAMA-JASPER-POWESHIEK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF HUMBOLDT, EAGLE GROVE, CLARION, BELMOND,
HAMPTON, PARKERSBURG, CLARKSVILLE, SHELL ROCK, GREENE, APLINGTON,
ALLISON, DUMONT, WAVERLY, WEBSTER CITY, IOWA FALLS, ELDORA,
ACKLEY, GRUNDY CENTER, REINBECK, CONRAD, DIKE, WELLSBURG,
WATERLOO, CEDAR FALLS, MARSHALLTOWN, TAMA, TOLEDO, TRAER, DYSART,
GLADBROOK, NEWTON, AND GRINNELL
430 AM CST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS
EVENING TO MIDNIGHT CST MONDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

* STORM TOTAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS...THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR ICE
  ACCUMULATIONS FROM ONE TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH. BY MONDAY. A
  LIGHT SNOW/SLEET MIX IS ALSO POSSIBLE WITH ANY ACCUMULATIONS
  LESS THAN A HALF INCH.

* WINDS...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...VERY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO ICE COVERED AND VERY
  SLICK ROADS. SIDEWALKS AND PARKING LOTS WILL BE SLICK. TREE
  DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW, SLEET, OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

IAZ004>007-015>017-151830-
/O.CON.KDMX.WW.Y.0002.170116T0600Z-170117T0600Z/
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ESTHERVILLE, ALGONA, FOREST CITY,
LAKE MILLS, NORTHWOOD, MANLY, EMMETSBURG, GARNER, BRITT, KANAWHA,
MASON CITY, AND CLEAR LAKE
430 AM CST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT CST MONDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS FROM ONE
  TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH. A LIGHT SNOW/SLEET MIX IS ALSO
  POSSIBLE WITH ACCUMULATIONS OF AROUND AN INCH...POSSIBLY TO TWO
  INCHES IN A FEW SPOTS.

* WINDS...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...VERY HAZARDOUS TRAVEL DUE TO ICE COVERED AND VERY
  SLICK ROADS. SIDEWALKS AND PARKING LOTS WILL BE SLICK. TREE
  DAMAGE AND POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW, SLEET, OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$


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