Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
1055 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT NORTHEAST MISSOURI THIS WEEKEND...

.A STORM SYSTEM WILL LIFT INTO THE REGION THIS WEEKEND. PRECIPITATION
TYPE IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN AS RAIN ON SATURDAY...THEN WILL TRANSITION
TO SNOW AFTER SUNSET SATURDAY EVENING. SNOW WILL CONTINUE FROM
SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...BEFORE GRADUALLY TAPERING
OFF SUNDAY EVENING. THERE REMAINS SOME UNCERTAINTY IN HOW QUICKLY
SNOW CAN START TO ACCUMULATE SATURDAY NIGHT WHICH MAY IMPACT THE
ANTICIPATED SNOW AMOUNTS...BUT AT GENERALLY 4 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW IS
CURRENTLY EXPECTED IN THE WATCH AREA.

MOZ003-005>008-015>017-024-025-310100-
/O.NEW.KEAX.WS.A.0001.150201T0200Z-150202T0000Z/
WORTH-HARRISON-MERCER-PUTNAM-SCHUYLER-GRUNDY-SULLIVAN-ADAIR-
LINN MO-MACON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRANT CITY...BETHANY...PRINCETON...
UNIONVILLE...LANCASTER...DOWNING...TRENTON...MILAN...GREEN CITY...
KIRKSVILLE...BROOKFIELD...MACON...LA PLATA
1055 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS
ISSUED A WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY
EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION... PORTIONS OF FAR NORTHERN AND NORTHEAST MISSOURI.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL TRANSITION TO SNOW BY 8 PM SATURDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...WIDESPREAD SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 6
  INCHES ARE EXPECTED. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE IN FAR
  NORTHEAST MISSOURI.

* BLOWING SNOW...NORTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH ARE EXPECTED BY MID
  MORNING SUNDAY. THIS WILL LIKELY RESULT IN PERIODS OF BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...THE EXPECTED SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL MAKE TRAVEL
  HAZARDOUS SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY. QUICKLY FALLING TEMPERATURES
  ON SUNDAY WILL ALSO SUPPORT FREEZING OF WET OR SLUSHY ROADWAYS...
  RESULTING IN DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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