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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
746 PM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013-NEZ079>081-140600-
/O.CON.KGLD.WW.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-140414T0600Z/
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-
SHERMAN-DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...YUMA...WRAY...BURLINGTON...
CHEYENNE WELLS...ST. FRANCIS...ATWOOD...OBERLIN...NORTON...
GOODLAND...BENKELMAN...TRENTON...MCCOOK
746 PM MDT SUN APR 13 2014 /846 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014/

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE IN YUMA AND DUNDY COUNTIES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING WITH A
  DECREASE IN THE INTENSITY LATE THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...SNOW HAS BEGUN TO STICK TO THE ROADWAYS WITH
  CONDITIONS NOW BECOMING SNOWPACKED AND ICY. SOME ACCIDENTS ON
  INTERSTATE 70 HAVE ALREADY OCCURRED BECAUSE OF THE WORSENING
  ROAD CONDITIONS. WINDS MAY ALSO COMBINE WITH FALLING SNOW TO
  CREATE PATCHY BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THIS EVENING WITH REDUCED
  VISIBILITIES BELOW ONE MILE AT TIMES.

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 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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