Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
000
WWUS43 KLSX 302023
WSWLSX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
223 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

ILZ095>097-MOZ018-019-026-027-311100-
/O.NEW.KLSX.WS.A.0001.150201T0000Z-150202T0000Z/
ADAMS IL-BROWN IL-KNOX MO-LEWIS MO-MARION MO-PIKE IL-SHELBY MO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HANNIBAL...QUINCY
223 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW ON SATURDAY EVENING WITH SNOW
  CONTINUING ON SUNDAY.

* ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 7 INCHES OF SNOW.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 20
  MPH ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL LIKELY RESULT IN
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY ON BRIDGES...
  OVERPASSES...AND UNTREATED ROADS. PARKING LOTS AND SIDEWALKS
  WILL BECOME SLIPPERY AS WELL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH IS ADVANCED NOTICE THAT SEVERE WINTER
WEATHER IS POSSIBLE IN THE WATCH AREA...IT DOES NOT MEAN IT IS A
CERTAINTY. THOSE IN THE WATCH AREA SHOULD BEGIN PREPARING IN CASE
THE STORM DOES MATERIALIZE. IF YOU HAVE TRAVEL PLANNED...YOU MAY
WANT TO ADJUST YOUR TRAVEL TIME TO AVOID THE STORM. ALSO...YOU
SHOULD USE THIS ADVANCED NOTICE TO MAKE CERTAIN YOUR VEHICLE IS
WINTERIZED. MAKE PREPARATIONS AT HOME BY STOCKING EMERGENCY
SUPPLIES...SUCH AS FOOD...MEDICINE...AND EXTRA HEATING FUEL...
JUST IN CASE THE STORM MAKES TRAVEL IMPOSSIBLE. THIS IS
ESPECIALLY IMPORTANT FOR THOSE LIVING IN RURAL AREAS.

&&

$$

GLASS/GKS





USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.