Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
555 PM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...STORM WINDING DOWN ACROSS CENTRAL IOWA THIS EVENING...

IAZ057>059-070>072-082-083-094-260100-
/O.EXP.KDMX.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150226T0000Z/
AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-UNION-CLARKE-DECATUR-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUDUBON...EXIRA...GUTHRIE CENTER...
PANORA...BAYARD...CASEY...PERRY...WAUKEE...ADEL...ATLANTIC...
GREENFIELD...STUART...ADAIR...FONTANELLE...WINTERSET...EARLHAM...
CRESTON...OSCEOLA...LAMONI...LEON
555 PM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

WHILE THERE MAY BE A FEW BRIEF SNOW SHOWERS ACROSS THE AREA THIS
EVENING WITH SOME VERY MINOR ACCUMULATIONS...STEADY ACCUMULATING
MODERATE SNOWFALL IS NO LONGER EXPECTED. THEREFORE THE ADVISORY IS
ALLOWED TO EXPIRE.

$$

IAZ049-050-061-062-260300-
/O.CON.KDMX.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150226T0300Z/
MARSHALL-TAMA-JASPER-POWESHIEK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARSHALLTOWN...TAMA...TOLEDO...TRAER...
DYSART...GLADBROOK...NEWTON...GRINNELL
555 PM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...SNOW WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH THROUGH 9 PM
  WITH AN ADDITIONAL INCH OR TWO OF SNOW POSSIBLE UNTIL THAT
  TIME.

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

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST TO NORTH WINDS AT 15 TO 20 MPH.
  VISIBILITIES MAY BE A MILE OR LESS DURING PERIODS OF HEAVIER
  SNOWFALL.

* IMPACTS...PREVIOUS SNOWFALL AND THE CONTINUATION OF SNOW WILL
  PRODUCE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

IAZ075-086-097-260300-
/O.CON.KDMX.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150226T0300Z/
MAHASKA-WAPELLO-DAVIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OSKALOOSA...OTTUMWA...BLOOMFIELD
555 PM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...SNOW WILL PERSIST INTO THE EARLY EVENING
  WITH ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW...2 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST TO NORTH WINDS AT 15 TO 20 MPH.
  VISIBILITIES WILL OFTEN BE A MILE OR LESS DURING PERIODS OF
  HEAVIER SNOW.

* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL MAKE FOR HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

IAZ028-037>039-048-060-073-074-084-085-095-096-260300-
/O.CON.KDMX.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150226T0300Z/
BREMER-HARDIN-GRUNDY-BLACK HAWK-STORY-POLK-WARREN-MARION-LUCAS-
MONROE-WAYNE-APPANOOSE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAVERLY...IOWA FALLS...ELDORA...
ACKLEY...GRUNDY CENTER...REINBECK...CONRAD...DIKE...WELLSBURG...
WATERLOO...CEDAR FALLS...AMES...DES MOINES...INDIANOLA...
NORWALK...CARLISLE...PELLA...KNOXVILLE...CHARITON...ALBIA...
CORYDON...SEYMOUR...ALLERTON...HUMESTON...CENTERVILLE
555 PM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...SNOW WILL DIMINISH IN INTENSITY AND COVERAGE
  THROUGH 9 PM. AN INCH OR LESS OF ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION IS
  EXPECTED ALTHOUGH LOCATIONS NEAR THE MISSOURI BORDER MAY SEE UP
  TO 2 MORE INCHES.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW...2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTH WIND AT 15 TO 20 MPH. VISIBILITIES ARE
  EXPECTED TO IMPROVE EARLY THIS EVENING...ALTHOUGH MAY STILL DROP
  BELOW ONE MILE IN BRIEF HEAVIER PERIODS OF SNOW.

* IMPACTS...THE SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS.

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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