Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
338 PM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...WINTER STORM TO AFFECT PARTS OF EASTERN IOWA AND NORTHWEST
ILLINOIS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.A SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM IN THE SOUTHERN ROCKIES WILL MOVE NORTHEAST
INTO EASTERN IOWA TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT. HEAVY SNOW IS FORECAST
TO SPREAD INTO PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST IOWA...BEGINNING
LATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUING INTO TUESDAY NIGHT. STRONG WINDS GUSTING
OVER 30 MPH MAY CAUSE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES
TUESDAY. IN ADDITION...A WINTRY MIX OF SLEET AND SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE
AT TIMES...MAINLY ALONG AND NORTH OF HIGHWAY 30.

IAZ040>042-020545-
/O.CON.KDVN.WS.W.0001.160202T0900Z-160203T1200Z/
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-DUBUQUE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...INDEPENDENCE...MANCHESTER...DUBUQUE
338 PM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TUESDAY TO
6 AM CST WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 8 INCHES.

* TEMPERATURES...AROUND 30.

* WIND...NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS 6 TO 7 INCHES OR MORE
OF SNOW. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY DANGEROUS OR IMPOSSIBLE...SO
ONLY TRAVEL IN AN EMERGENCY AND TAKE YOUR WINTER SURVIVAL KIT.

&&

$$

IAZ051>054-063-ILZ001-020545-
/O.CON.KDVN.WW.Y.0004.160202T0900Z-160203T1200Z/
BENTON-LINN-JONES-JACKSON-IOWA-JO DAVIESS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VINTON...CEDAR RAPIDS...ANAMOSA...
MAQUOKETA...MARENGO...GALENA
338 PM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TUESDAY TO
6 AM CST WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S.

* WIND...NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO HEAVY SNOW AND
  PERIODS OF SLEET...AS WELL AS POSSIBLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

HAASE



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