Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
843 AM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

COZ090>092-KSZ001-002-013-NEZ079-080-132245-
/O.NEW.KGLD.WW.Y.0009.140413T1443Z-140414T0600Z/
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-SHERMAN-DUNDY-
HITCHCOCK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...YUMA...WRAY...BURLINGTON...
CHEYENNE WELLS...ST. FRANCIS...ATWOOD...GOODLAND...BENKELMAN...
TRENTON
843 AM MDT SUN APR 13 2014 /943 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT /1 AM
CDT/ TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GOODLAND HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
/1 AM CDT/ TONIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...ALONG AND WEST OF A LINE FROM TRENTON TO GOODLAND TO
  CHEYENNE WELLS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2-4 INCHES IN SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA AND
  NORTHWEST KANSAS. 3 TO 5 INCHES IN EASTERN COLORADO.

* TIMING...RAIN HAS ALREADY CHANGED OVER TO SNOW OVER PARTS OF
  NORTHEAST COLORADO AND WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD SOUTH AND EAST
  OVER THE ADVISED AREA THROUGH MIDDAY. SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  THIS EVENING BEFORE TAPERING OFF AROUND MIDNIGHT FROM THE NORTH
  TO THE SOUTH.

* IMPACTS...WHILE MOST ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE ON GRASSY AND
  ELEVATED LOCATIONS A SLUSHY MIX WILL BE POSSIBLE ON ROADWAYS
  WHICH COULD IMPACT TRAVEL. WINDS MAY ALSO COMBINE WITH FALLING
  SNOW TO CREATE PATCHY BLOWING SNOW THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING
  WITH REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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