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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
1024 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...MAJOR WINTER STORM TO IMPACT KENTUCKY AND SOUTHERN INDIANA...

.MAJOR TRAVEL IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING DUE TO HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ACROSS SOUTHERN
INDIANA AND CENTRAL KENTUCKY. AT THIS TIME...PLAN ON SIGNIFICANT
SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS ACROSS THE REGION...WITH SOME ICING
POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY LATER THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING.

KYZ023>031-033>043-045>049-053>057-061>065-070>072-042100-
/O.CON.KLMK.WS.W.0003.150304T1600Z-150305T1800Z/
HANCOCK KY-BRECKINRIDGE KY-MEADE KY-OHIO KY-GRAYSON KY-HARDIN KY-
BULLITT KY-JEFFERSON KY-OLDHAM KY-HENRY KY-SHELBY KY-FRANKLIN KY-
SCOTT KY-HARRISON KY-SPENCER KY-ANDERSON KY-WOODFORD KY-
FAYETTE KY-BOURBON KY-NICHOLAS KY-NELSON KY-WASHINGTON KY-
MERCER KY-JESSAMINE KY-CLARK KY-LARUE KY-MARION KY-BOYLE KY-
GARRARD KY-MADISON KY-BUTLER KY-EDMONSON KY-HART KY-GREEN KY-
TAYLOR KY-LOGAN KY-WARREN KY-SIMPSON KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAWESVILLE...HARDINSBURG...
BRANDENBURG...BEAVER DAM...LEITCHFIELD...ELIZABETHTOWN...
FORT KNOX...MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...LOUISVILLE...
LA GRANGE...NEW CASTLE...SHELBYVILLE...FRANKFORT...GEORGETOWN...
CYNTHIANA...TAYLORSVILLE...LAWRENCEBURG...VERSAILLES...
LEXINGTON...PARIS...CARLISLE...BARDSTOWN...SPRINGFIELD...
HARRODSBURG...NICHOLASVILLE...WINCHESTER...HODGENVILLE...
LEBANON...DANVILLE...LANCASTER...RICHMOND...MORGANTOWN...
BROWNSVILLE...MUNFORDVILLE...GREENSBURG...CAMPBELLSVILLE...
RUSSELLVILLE...BOWLING GREEN...FRANKLIN
1024 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015 /924 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015/

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST /NOON
CST/ THURSDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST /NOON
CST/ THURSDAY.

* TIMING: RAIN WILL TRANSITION OVER TO SLEET BY LUNCHTIME IN
  SOUTHERN INDIANA AND TOWARDS MID AFTERNOON OVER THE WESTERN
  KENTUCKY AND BLUE GRASS PARKWAYS. THIS SLEET THEN WILL THEN
  TRANSITION TO SNOW...BECOMING HEAVY BY EVENING AND CONTINUING
  INTO TONIGHT. SNOW WILL END THURSDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS: 7 TO 11 INCHES OF SNOW ACROSS CENTRAL AND NORTH
  CENTRAL KENTUCKY. LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* MAIN IMPACT: MAJOR TRAVEL DISRUPTIONS THIS EVENING THROUGH
  THURSDAY MORNING. PLAN ON SNOW COVERED ROADS AND DANGEROUS
  TRAVEL CONDITIONS. SNOW RATES MAY BE INTENSE...RESULTING IN
  RAPID ACCUMULATIONS.

* OTHER IMPACTS: NORTH WINDS GUSTING UP TO 20 MPH TONIGHT. THIS
  COMBINED WITH THE WEIGHT OF THE SNOW COULD RESULT IN SCATTERED
  POWER OUTAGES AND DOWNED TREE LIMBS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TRAVEL WILL BE TREACHEROUS WITH SOME ROADS NEARLY IMPASSABLE.
HAVE AN EMERGENCY KIT OF BLANKETS...FOOD...WATER AND FLASHLIGHTS
IF YOU MUST TRAVEL.

&&

$$

INZ076>079-083-084-089>092-KYZ032-042100-
/O.CON.KLMK.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150305T1800Z/
ORANGE IN-WASHINGTON IN-SCOTT IN-JEFFERSON IN-DUBOIS IN-
CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-HARRISON IN-FLOYD IN-CLARK IN-TRIMBLE KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...SALEM...SCOTTSBURG...MADISON...
JASPER...MARENGO...TELL CITY...CORYDON...NEW ALBANY...
JEFFERSONVILLE...BEDFORD
1024 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015 /924 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015/

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST /NOON
CST/ THURSDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST /NOON
CST/ THURSDAY.

* TIMING: RAIN TRANSITIONING TO SLEET WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW
  THIS AFTERNOON...WITH THE SNOW BECOMING HEAVY AT TIMES LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. SNOW WILL END THURSDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS: 5 TO 8 INCHES. LOCALIZED HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* MAIN IMPACT: MAJOR TRAVEL DISRUPTIONS THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
  THURSDAY MORNING. PLAN ON SNOW COVERED ROADS AND DANGEROUS
  TRAVEL CONDITIONS. SNOW RATES MAY BE INTENSE... RESULTING IN
  RAPID ACCUMULATIONS.

* OTHER IMPACTS: NORTH WINDS GUSTING UP TO 20 MPH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
  THIS COMBINED WITH THE WEIGHT OF THE SNOW COULD RESULT IN
  SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES AND DOWNED TREE LIMBS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TRAVEL WILL BE TREACHEROUS WITH SOME ROADS NEARLY IMPASSABLE.
HAVE AN EMERGENCY KIT OF BLANKETS...FOOD...WATER AND FLASHLIGHTS
IF YOU MUST TRAVEL. POWER OUTAGES ARE LIKELY.

&&

$$

KYZ066-067-073>078-081-082-042100-
/O.CON.KLMK.WS.W.0003.150305T0000Z-150305T1800Z/
CASEY KY-LINCOLN KY-ALLEN KY-BARREN KY-MONROE KY-METCALFE KY-
ADAIR KY-RUSSELL KY-CUMBERLAND KY-CLINTON KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LIBERTY...STANFORD...SCOTTSVILLE...
GLASGOW...TOMPKINSVILLE...EDMONTON...COLUMBIA...JAMESTOWN...
BURKESVILLE...ALBANY
1024 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015 /924 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015/

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST /6 PM
CST/ THIS EVENING TO 1 PM EST /NOON CST/ THURSDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/
THIS EVENING TO 1 PM EST /NOON CST/ THURSDAY.

* TIMING: RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SLEET AND POSSIBLY FREEZING RAIN
  THIS EVENING...AND THEN TRANSITION TO SNOW IN THE MID TO LATE
  EVENING HOURS...BECOMING HEAVY AT TIMES OVERNIGHT. SNOW WILL END
  THURSDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS: 3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL
  KENTUCKY. SIGNIFICANT SLEET AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE.

* MAIN IMPACT: MAJOR TRAVEL DISRUPTIONS THIS EVENING THROUGH
  THURSDAY MORNING. PLAN ON SNOW COVERED ROADS AND DANGEROUS
  TRAVEL CONDITIONS. SNOW RATES MAY BE INTENSE...RESULTING IN
  RAPID ACCUMULATIONS.

* OTHER IMPACTS: NORTH WINDS GUSTING UP TO 20 MPH TONIGHT. THIS
  COMBINED WITH THE WEIGHT OF THE SNOW COULD RESULT IN SCATTERED
  POWER OUTAGES AND DOWNED TREE LIMBS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TRAVEL WILL BE TREACHEROUS WITH SOME ROADS NEARLY IMPASSABLE.
HAVE AN EMERGENCY KIT OF BLANKETS...FOOD...WATER AND FLASHLIGHTS
IF YOU MUST TRAVEL. POWER OUTAGES ARE LIKELY.

&&

$$

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