Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
239 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

...MORE WINTRY PRECIPITATION ON THE WAY...

.SEVERAL PASSING UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES WILL RESULT IN
INCREASING MOISTURE AND ASCENT IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE PORTIONS OF
THE ATMOSPHERE FROM SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY. SNOW WILL DEVELOP FROM
WEST TO EAST ACROSS THE AREA DURING THE DAY ON SATURDAY AND WILL
CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY EVENING. THE SNOW WILL THEN CHANGE TO A
WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION FROM SOUTH TO NORTH SATURDAY NIGHT AND
SUNDAY MORNING. MOST OF THE PRECIPITATION WILL THEN CHANGE TO RAIN
BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON AS TEMPERATURES WARM ABOVE FREEZING.

SNOWFALL AMOUNTS RANGING FROM 1-3 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED ALONG
AND SOUTH OF THE INTERSTATE 44 CORRIDOR WITH THE LIGHTEST TOTALS
ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI. 3-5 INCHES OF SNOW CAN BE EXPECTED
TO THE NORTH OF THE INTERSTATE 44 CORRIDOR. A THIN GLAZE OF ICE IS
ALSO EXPECTED.

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>096-098-101>104-
281100-
/O.NEW.KSGF.WW.Y.0009.150228T1500Z-150301T1800Z/
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-VERNON-
ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-
LACLEDE-TEXAS-DENT-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-NEWTON-
LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-DOUGLAS-SHANNON-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-TANEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT SCOTT...PITTSBURG...
BAXTER SPRINGS...COLUMBUS...WARSAW...COLE CAMP...VERSAILLES...
ELDON...LAKE OZARK...VIENNA...NEVADA...APPLETON CITY...OSCEOLA...
HERMITAGE...OSAGE BEACH...CAMDENTON...FORT LEONARD WOOD...
WAYNESVILLE...ROLLA...LAMAR...EL DORADO SPRINGS...STOCKTON...
BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...LEBANON...HOUSTON...CABOOL...SALEM...JOPLIN...
CARTHAGE...GREENFIELD...SPRINGFIELD...MARSHFIELD...ROGERSVILLE...
MOUNTAIN GROVE...MANSFIELD...NEOSHO...AURORA...MOUNT VERNON...
NIXA...OZARK...AVA...WINONA...EMINENCE...ANDERSON...PINEVILLE...
MONETT...CASSVILLE...KIMBERLING CITY...GALENA...BRANSON...FORSYTH
239 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SATURDAY TO NOON
CST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 9 AM SATURDAY TO NOON CST SUNDAY.

* TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN
  EFFECT ALONG AND NORTH OF A BRANSON TO EMINENCE LINE FROM LATE
  SATURDAY MORNING INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

  SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION FROM WEST TO EAST ON SATURDAY.
  THE SNOW WILL THEN CHANGE TO A WINTRY MIX OF LIGHT FREEZING
  RAIN AND SNOW FROM SOUTH TO NORTH ACROSS THE REGION SATURDAY
  NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING. MAINLY RAIN IS THEN EXPECTED SUNDAY
  AFTERNOON AS TEMPERATURES WARM ABOVE FREEZING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AMOUNTS RANGING FROM 1-3 INCHES CAN BE
  EXPECTED ALONG AND SOUTH OF THE INTERSTATE 44 CORRIDOR WITH THE
  LIGHTEST TOTALS ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL MISSOURI. 3-5 INCHES OF
  SNOW CAN BE EXPECTED TO THE NORTH OF THE INTERSTATE 44 CORRIDOR.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...A THIN GLAZE OF ICE WITH AMOUNTS GENERALLY
  LESS THAN FIVE HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH EXPECTED.

* VISIBILITY...MODERATE SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN A
  MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF FALLING AND ACCUMULATING SNOW AS
  WELL AS A THIN GLAZE OF ICE WILL MAKE TRAVEL CONDITIONS
  DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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