Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
308 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-011115-
/O.CON.KICT.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-150301T1800Z/
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-
CHASE-RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-
HARPER-SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-
LABETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUSSELL...SYLVAN GROVE...BEVERLY...
BARNARD...GREAT BEND...ELLSWORTH...WILSON...SALINA...LYONS...
STERLING...MCPHERSON...HILLSBORO...MARION...PEABODY...
COTTONWOOD FALLS...STRONG CITY...HUTCHINSON...NEWTON...
EL DORADO...AUGUSTA...ANDOVER...ROSE HILL...EUREKA...MADISON...
YATES CENTER...IOLA...HUMBOLDT...KINGMAN...WICHITA...ANTHONY...
HARPER...ATTICA...WELLINGTON...WINFIELD...ARKANSAS CITY...
HOWARD...MOLINE...LONGTON...GRENOLA...NEODESHA...FREDONIA...
CHANUTE...SEDAN...CEDAR VALE...COFFEYVILLE...INDEPENDENCE...
PARSONS
308 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
SUNDAY...

* TIMING...CONTINUING THROUGH MIDDAY SUNDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES
  BY MIDDAY SUNDAY IN SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS WITH 1 TO
  3 INCHES IN CENTRAL KANSAS. THE MAJORITY OF THESE AMOUNTS WILL
  OCCUR THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING. THERE IS POTENTIAL FOR A
  NARROW BAND OF MODERATE SNOWFALL VERY LATE TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY
  MORNING...NEAR THE HIGHWAY 50 CORRIDOR WHERE AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO
  2 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* FREEZING DRIZZLE...AREAS OF LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE ARE POSSIBLE
  TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST
  KANSAS...MAINLY CLOSER TO THE OKLAHOMA BORDER.

* MAIN IMPACTS...WIDESPREAD ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WILL RESULT IN
  REDUCED VISIBILITIES OF 1/2 MILE TO 1 MILE AT TIMES...ALONG WITH
  SNOWCOVERED AND SLICK ROADS. ANY FREEZING DRIZZLE IN THE SOUTH
  WILL MAKE DRIVING CONDITIONS VERY HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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