Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
921 PM CST FRI JAN 13 2017

OKZ002-003-TXZ004-005-009-010-015-141200-
/O.CON.KAMA.IS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170115T1800Z/
TEXAS-BEAVER-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-WHEELER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GUYMON...BEAVER...FORGAN...PERRYTON...
BOOKER...HIGGINS...FOLLETT...MIAMI...CANADIAN...SHAMROCK...
WHEELER
921 PM CST FRI JAN 13 2017

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

AN ICE STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST SUNDAY.

* PRECIP TYPE...EXPECT PERIODS OF LIGHT TO OCCASIONALLY MODERATE
  FREEZING RAIN TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN OKLAHOMA
  PANHANDLE AS WELL AS THE NORTHEAST TEXAS PANHANDLE SATURDAY
  MORNING AND CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE QUARTER TO ONE
  HALF OF AN INCH ARE EXPECTED...WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE
  ACROSS THE EASTERN OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE.

* IMPACTS...DRIVING CONDITIONS WILL BECOME NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE.
  POWER OUTAGES MAY OCCUR. DAMAGE TO TREES AND POWER LINES IS
  POSSIBLE. COMMERCE WILL LIKELY BE IMPACTED. ALSO...ICE ON
  SIDEWALKS... PORCHES...AND DRIVEWAYS WILL MAKE WALKING
  HAZARDOUS.

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. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP A WINTER SURVIVAL WITH
YOU. IF YOU GET STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE. BE ALERT FOR
SNAPPED POWER LINES AND TREE BRANCHES. BE PREPARED FOR POWER
OUTAGES BY HAVING ALTERNATIVE HEAT SOURCES AND SEVERAL DAYS OF
SUPPLIES.

&&

$$

OKZ001-TXZ001>003-006>008-011>014-017>020-141200-
/O.CON.KAMA.ZR.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170115T1800Z/
CIMARRON-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-OLDHAM-
POTTER-CARSON-GRAY-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOISE CITY...KEYES...DALHART...
STRATFORD...SPEARMAN...GRUVER...HARTLEY...CHANNING...DUMAS...
BORGER...VEGA...AMARILLO...PANHANDLE...WHITE DEER...PAMPA...
CANYON...CLAUDE...CLARENDON...WELLINGTON
921 PM CST FRI JAN 13 2017

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
SUNDAY...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST SUNDAY.

* PRECIP TYPE...EXPECT PERIODS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN TO DEVELOP
  ACROSS THE WESTERN OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AND MOST OF THE TEXAS
  PANHANDLE SATURDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

* ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS SHOULD REMAIN
  GENERALLY LESS THAN ONE QUARTER OF AN INCH.

* IMPACTS...THE ICE WILL RESULT IN DANGEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.
  BRIDGES AND OTHER ELEVATED SURFACES WILL FREEZE FIRST. IN
  ADDITION...SIDEWALKS MAY BECOME VERY SLIPPERY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR
FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$


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