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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Goodland KS
1139 PM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017

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Kit Carson County-Cheyenne County-Cheyenne-Rawlins-Decatur-Norton-
Sherman-Thomas-Sheridan-Graham-Wallace-Logan-Gove-Greeley-Wichita-
Dundy-Hitchcock-Red Willow-
Including the cities of Burlington, Arapahoe, Cheyenne Wells,
St. Francis, Bird City, Atwood, Oberlin, Norton, Goodland, Colby,
Hoxie, Hill City, Sharon Springs, Oakley, Quinter, Grinnell,
Grainfield, Tribune, Leoti, Benkelman, Culbertson, Trenton,
Stratton Ne, Palisade, and McCook
1139 PM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017 /1239 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017/

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT /1 AM
CDT/ SUNDAY NIGHT...

* Snow accumulation of 6 to 14 inches...with locally higher
  amounts possible.

* Timing...Saturday evening through Sunday evening, with the
  worst conditions after midnight through Sunday morning.

* Winds...North 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

* Temperatures...In the mid 30s.

* Impacts...Expect whiteout conditions tonight through Sunday
  due to heavy snowfall and very strong winds. Power outages are
  possible from falling trees and power lines.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blizzard Warning means strong winds and falling or blowing snow
will produce whiteout conditions at times...with travel becoming
difficult or impossible. Monitor local forecasts before deciding
to venture outside. If you must travel and you become stranded...
stay with your vehicle until help arrives.

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Yuma County-
Including the cities of Yuma and Wray
1139 PM MDT Sat Apr 29 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
SUNDAY NIGHT...

* Impacts...Reduced visibilities of a half mile or less are
  expected tonight through Sunday. Heavy, wet snow may cause
  power outages when combined with the wind.

* Snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches, with the highest snowfall
  amounts in the southeast portion of the county

* Winds...North 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* Temperatures...In the upper 30s.

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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