Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1139 PM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...MORE SNOW AND INCREASING WINDS OVERNIGHT...

.SNOW WILL MOVE ACROSS NORTHEAST IOWA OVERNIGHT. THE SNOW WILL
BE MODERATE...TO POSSIBLY BRIEFLY HEAVY AT TIMES. SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES IS ANTICIPATED...WITH THE HEAVIEST
ACCUMULATIONS NORTHWEST OF A VINTON...TO MANCHESTER LINE. IN
ADDITION...WINDS WILL TURN NORTHERLY AND STRENGTHEN LATE. THESE
GUSTY WINDS ALONG WITH THE SNOWFALL WILL CREATE PERIODS OF VERY
LOW VISIBILITY...AND WILL COMIBINE WITH DRIFTING AND SNOW COVERED
ROADS TO MAKE FOR HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

IAZ040>042-051-031200-
/O.NEW.KDVN.WW.Y.0005.160203T0600Z-160203T1200Z/
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-DUBUQUE-BENTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...INDEPENDENCE...MANCHESTER...DUBUQUE...
VINTON
1139 PM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN QUAD CITIES HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM
CST WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPING OVERNIGHT POSSIBLY MIXED WITH RAIN TO
  START. THE SNOW MAY BE MODERATE TO BRIEFLY HEAVY FOR A TIME.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES.

* WIND...NORTHEAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO NORTH AT 15 TO 30
  MPH LATE.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S.

* VISIBILITIES...LESS THAN 1 MILE AT TIMES IN MODERATE SNOW AND
  BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW AND LOW
  VISIBILITIES...AS WELL AS BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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