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
940 PM CST TUE FEB 24 2015

...SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL EXPECTED WEDNESDAY...

.LOW PRESSURE MOVING OUT OF ALBERTA INTO EASTERN MONTANA WILL
CONTINUE SOUTHEAST INTO SOUTH DAKOTA TONIGHT...AND ACROSS
MISSOURI BY WEDNESDAY NIGHT. A BAND OF SNOW IS EXPECTED NORTH OF
THE LOW PRESSURE TRACK...AFFECTING MUCH OF CENTRAL IOWA.

IAZ024-025-251145-
/O.UPG.KDMX.WW.Y.0008.150225T1200Z-150226T0300Z/
/O.EXA.KDMX.WS.W.0003.150225T1200Z-150226T0300Z/
HUMBOLDT-WRIGHT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HUMBOLDT...EAGLE GROVE...CLARION...
BELMOND
940 PM CST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9 PM CST
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9
PM CST WEDNESDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AROUND DAYBREAK ON
  WEDNESDAY AND CONTINUE MUCH OF THE DAY.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW...5 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE EASTERLY AT 10 TO 20
  MPH. VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO UNDER ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...WINDS WILL CAUSE SOME DRIFTING SNOW...BUT WIDESPREAD
  BLOWING SNOW IS NOT LIKELY. ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK BY EARLY
  TO MID MORNING WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

IAZ038-251145-
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/O.EXA.KDMX.WS.W.0003.150225T1500Z-150226T0300Z/
GRUNDY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRUNDY CENTER...REINBECK...CONRAD...
DIKE...WELLSBURG
940 PM CST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM CST
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DES MOINES HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9
PM CST WEDNESDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY MORNING
  AND CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING. HEAVIEST SNOWFALL WILL OCCUR
  DURING THE

* STORM TOTAL SNOW...5 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE EASTERLY AT 10 TO 20
  MPH. VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO UNDER ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...WINDS WILL CAUSE SOME DRIFTING SNOW...BUT WIDESPREAD
  BLOWING SNOW IS NOT LIKELY. ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK BY MID
  MORNING WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

IAZ015-023-033>036-045>047-058-059-251145-
/O.CON.KDMX.WS.W.0003.150225T1200Z-150226T0300Z/
PALO ALTO-POCAHONTAS-SAC-CALHOUN-WEBSTER-HAMILTON-CARROLL-GREENE-
BOONE-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EMMETSBURG...POCAHONTAS...LAURENS...
ROLFE...FONDA...GILMORE CITY...SAC CITY...LAKE VIEW...ODEBOLT...
WALL LAKE...SCHALLER...EARLY...ROCKWELL CITY...MANSON...
LAKE CITY...POMEROY...FORT DODGE...WEBSTER CITY...CARROLL...
JEFFERSON...BOONE...GUTHRIE CENTER...PANORA...BAYARD...CASEY...
PERRY...WAUKEE...ADEL
940 PM CST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9 PM CST
WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE WARNING AREA ON WEDNESDAY
  MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY. HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED
  DURING LATE MORNING INTO THE MID AFTERNOON HOURS.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW...5 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE EASTERLY AT 10 TO
  20 MPH. VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO UNDER ONE HALF MILE AT
  TIMES.

* IMPACTS...WINDS WILL CAUSE SOME DRIFTING SNOW...BUT WIDESPREAD
  BLOWING SNOW IS NOT LIKELY. ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK BY MID TO
  LATE MORNING WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

IAZ037-048>050-060>062-072>075-084>086-095>097-251145-
/O.CON.KDMX.WS.W.0003.150225T1500Z-150226T0300Z/
HARDIN-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-POLK-JASPER-POWESHIEK-MADISON-WARREN-
MARION-MAHASKA-LUCAS-MONROE-WAPELLO-WAYNE-APPANOOSE-DAVIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IOWA FALLS...ELDORA...ACKLEY...AMES...
MARSHALLTOWN...TAMA...TOLEDO...TRAER...DYSART...GLADBROOK...
DES MOINES...NEWTON...GRINNELL...WINTERSET...EARLHAM...
INDIANOLA...NORWALK...CARLISLE...PELLA...KNOXVILLE...OSKALOOSA...
CHARITON...ALBIA...OTTUMWA...CORYDON...SEYMOUR...ALLERTON...
HUMESTON...CENTERVILLE...BLOOMFIELD
940 PM CST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM CST
WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE AREA WEDNESDAY MORNING AND
  CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING BEFORE ENDING. HEAVIEST SNOW WILL BE
  DURING THE AFTERNOON INTO EARLY EVENING HOURS.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW...5 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE EASTERLY AT 10 TO
  20 MPH. VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO UNDER ONE HALF MILE AT
  TIMES.

* IMPACTS...WINDS WILL CAUSE SOME DRIFTING SNOW...BUT WIDESPREAD
  BLOWING SNOW IS NOT LIKELY. ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK BY MID TO
  LATE MORNING WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

IAZ004>006-016-251145-
/O.CON.KDMX.WW.Y.0008.150225T1200Z-150226T0300Z/
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-HANCOCK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESTHERVILLE...ALGONA...FOREST CITY...
LAKE MILLS...GARNER...BRITT...KANAWHA
940 PM CST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9 PM
CST WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA AROUND DAYBREAK AND
  CONTINUE FOR MUCH OF THE DAY.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW...3 TO 6 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE EASTERLY AT 10 TO 20
  MPH. VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO UNDER ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...WINDS WILL CAUSE SOME DRIFTING SNOW...BUT WIDESPREAD
  BLOWING SNOW IS NOT LIKELY. ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK BY EARLY
  TO MID MORNING WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

IAZ007-017-026>028-039-251145-
/O.CON.KDMX.WW.Y.0008.150225T1500Z-150226T0300Z/
WORTH-CERRO GORDO-FRANKLIN-BUTLER-BREMER-BLACK HAWK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NORTHWOOD...MANLY...MASON CITY...
CLEAR LAKE...HAMPTON...PARKERSBURG...CLARKSVILLE...SHELL ROCK...
GREENE...APLINGTON...ALLISON...DUMONT...WAVERLY...WATERLOO...
CEDAR FALLS
940 PM CST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM
CST WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY MORNING
  AND PERSIST FOR MUCH OF THE DAY.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW...3 TO 6 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE EASTERLY AT 10 TO 20
  MPH. VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO UNDER ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...WINDS WILL CAUSE SOME DRIFTING SNOW...BUT WIDESPREAD
  BLOWING SNOW IS NOT LIKELY. ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK BY MID
  MORNING WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

IAZ044-057-070-251145-
/O.CON.KDMX.WW.Y.0008.150225T1200Z-150226T0300Z/
CRAWFORD-AUDUBON-CASS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DENISON...AUDUBON...EXIRA...ATLANTIC
940 PM CST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9 PM
CST WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY MORNING AND
  CONTINUE MUCH OF THE DAY BEFORE ENDING ON WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE EASTERLY AT 10 TO 20
  MPH. VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO UNDER ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...WINDS WILL CAUSE SOME DRIFTING SNOW...BUT WIDESPREAD
  BLOWING SNOW IS NOT LIKELY. ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK BY EARLY
  TO MID MORNING WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

IAZ071-081>083-092>094-251145-
/O.CON.KDMX.WW.Y.0008.150225T1500Z-150226T0300Z/
ADAIR-ADAMS-UNION-CLARKE-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-DECATUR-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENFIELD...STUART...ADAIR...
FONTANELLE...CORNING...CRESTON...OSCEOLA...BEDFORD...LENOX...
NEW MARKET...MOUNT AYR...LAMONI...LEON
940 PM CST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 9 PM
CST WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY MORNING AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY BEFORE ENDING BY LATE EVENING.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE EASTERLY AT 10 TO 20
  MPH. VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO UNDER ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...WINDS WILL CAUSE SOME DRIFTING SNOW...BUT WIDESPREAD
  BLOWING SNOW IS NOT LIKELY. ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK BY MID
  MORNING WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$


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