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

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WWUS43 KICT 161335
WSWICT

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
735 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

KSZ047-048-050-161445-
/O.CAN.KICT.IS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170116T1800Z/
BARTON-ELLSWORTH-RICE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREAT BEND...ELLSWORTH...WILSON...
LYONS...STERLING
735 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...ICE STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS CANCELLED THE ICE
STORM WARNING.

FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING DRIZZLE HAS COME TO AN END ACROSS THE
AREA.

$$

KSZ032-033-161800-
/O.CON.KICT.IS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170116T1800Z/
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUSSELL...LINCOLN...SYLVAN GROVE
735 AM CST MON JAN 16 2017

...ICE STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

* TIMING...VERY LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND FREEZING DRIZZLE...
  POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SLEET...WILL DIMINISH THIS MORNING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS UP TO A TENTH
  OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE...MAINLY ON ELEVATED SURFACES SUCH AS
  TREES LIMBS AND POWERLINES...AS WELL AS UNTREATED BRIDGES AND
  OVERPASSES.

* MAIN IMPACTS...DOWNED TREE LIMBS AND POWER OUTAGES ARE
  POSSIBLE. UNTREATED BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES MAY BECOME SLICK AS
  WELL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN ICE STORM WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF ICE ACCUMULATIONS
WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. TRAVEL IS STRONGLY
DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE WILL LIKELY BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. IF YOU
MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY. ICE ACCUMULATIONS AND WINDS WILL
LIKELY LEAD TO SNAPPED POWER LINES AND FALLING TREE BRANCHES THAT
ADD TO THE DANGER.

&&

$$

ADK/KETCHAM


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