Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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NPWGLD

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
709 AM MST THU JAN 19 2017

KSZ002>004-014>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ080-081-191800-
/O.CON.KGLD.FG.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170119T1800Z/
RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-WALLACE-LOGAN-GOVE-
GREELEY-WICHITA-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATWOOD...OBERLIN...NORTON...COLBY...
HOXIE...HILL CITY...SHARON SPRINGS...OAKLEY...QUINTER...
GRINNELL...GRAINFIELD...TRIBUNE...LEOTI...CULBERTSON...TRENTON...
STRATTON NE...PALISADE...MCCOOK
709 AM MST THU JAN 19 2017 /809 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017/

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST /NOON
CST/ THIS MORNING...

* IMPACTS...FREEZING FOG HAS DEVELOPED... CREATING A GLAZE OF ICE
  ON ROADWAYS. VISIBILITIES WILL FALL TO A QUARTER MILE... WITH
  RAPIDLY CHANGING VISIBILITIES LIKELY ON THE WEST EDGE OF THE
  DENSE FOG... SPECIFICALLY THE HIGHWAY 25 CORRIDOR.

* TIMING/DURATION...QUARTER MILE VISIBILITIES WILL REACH A MAXIMUM
  EXTENT BY 6 AM CST. VISIBILITIES WILL GRADUALLY IMPROVE DURING
  THE LATE MORNING... ALTHOUGH SOME SLIGHT REDUCTIONS IN
  VISIBILITY MAY LINGER UNTIL NOON CST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITY WILL FREQUENTLY BE ONE
QUARTER MILE OR LESS IN FOG. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN AND BE
PREPARED FOR SUDDEN DROPS IN VISIBILITY...ESPECIALLY NEAR
RIVERS...CREEKS AND LOW LYING AREAS. USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS ON LOW
BEAMS AND DRIVE DEFENSIVELY.

&&

$$



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