Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
412 PM CST SAT NOV 15 2014


ILZ075>078-080>094-INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ001>008-010-011-013>016-
018>020-MOZ076-086-087-100-107>112-114-160400-
/O.NEW.KPAH.WW.Y.0012.141117T0000Z-141117T1200Z/
JEFFERSON-WAYNE IL-EDWARDS-WABASH-PERRY IL-FRANKLIN-HAMILTON-
WHITE-JACKSON-WILLIAMSON-SALINE-GALLATIN-UNION IL-JOHNSON-POPE-
HARDIN-ALEXANDER-PULASKI-MASSAC-GIBSON-PIKE-POSEY-VANDERBURGH-
WARRICK-SPENCER-FULTON-HICKMAN-CARLISLE-BALLARD-MCCRACKEN-GRAVES-
LIVINGSTON-MARSHALL-CRITTENDEN-LYON-CALDWELL-UNION KY-WEBSTER-
HOPKINS-HENDERSON-DAVIESS-MCLEAN-PERRY MO-BOLLINGER-
CAPE GIRARDEAU-WAYNE MO-CARTER-RIPLEY-BUTLER-STODDARD-SCOTT-
MISSISSIPPI-NEW MADRID-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT VERNON...FAIRFIELD...ALBION...
MOUNT CARMEL...PINCKNEYVILLE...WEST FRANKFORT...MCLEANSBORO...
CARMI...CARBONDALE...HERRIN...HARRISBURG...SHAWNEETOWN...
JONESBORO...VIENNA...GOLCONDA...ELIZABETHTOWN...CAIRO...
MOUND CITY...METROPOLIS...FORT BRANCH...PETERSBURG...POSEYVILLE...
EVANSVILLE...BOONVILLE...ROCKPORT...HICKMAN...CLINTON...
BARDWELL...WICKLIFFE...PADUCAH...MAYFIELD...SMITHLAND...BENTON...
MARION...EDDYVILLE...PRINCETON...MORGANFIELD...DIXON...
MADISONVILLE...HENDERSON...OWENSBORO...CALHOUN...PERRYVILLE...
MARBLE HILL...CAPE GIRARDEAU...PIEDMONT...VAN BUREN...DONIPHAN...
POPLAR BLUFF...BLOOMFIELD...SIKESTON...CHARLESTON...NEW MADRID
412 PM CST SAT NOV 15 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM SUNDAY TO 6 AM CST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND SLEET...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM
SUNDAY TO 6 AM CST MONDAY.

* A LIGHT MIXTURE OF RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW WILL BEGIN OVER THE
  REGION LATER SUNDAY AFTERNOON. PRECIPITATION WILL BEGIN TO
  INCREASE RAPIDLY IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY AND MOVE NORTHEAST AS
  WE HEAD INTO THE EVENING HOURS. THERE MAY BE AN EXTENDED PERIOD
  OF SLEET OVER WESTERN KENTUCKY AND EXTREME SOUTHEAST MISSOURI
  SUNDAY EVENING...BEFORE TRANSITIONING OVER TO ALL SNOW. THE
  QUICKER THE SLEET GOES OVER TO SNOW...THE HIGHER THE SNOW
  AMOUNTS WILL BE. SNOW WILL COME TO AN END AROUND MID EVENING
  WEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER...BUT WILL CONTINUE TO FALL UNTIL
  LATE AT NIGHT OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST INDIANA AND WESTERN
  KENTUCKY.

* IT NOW APPEARS THAT WIDESPREAD ONE TO TWO INCH SNOW AMOUNTS WILL
  OCCUR WITH THE ADVISORY REGION. AMOUNTS MAY BE TAPERED IN AREAS
  THAT HAVE A LATER TRANSITION FROM RAIN AND SLEET OR TO SNOW. IN
  ADDITION...THERE IS SOME POTENTIAL FOR LOCALLY HEAVIER AMOUNTS
  IN THE 2 TO 4 INCH RANGE OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST INDIANA AND
  NORTHWEST KENTUCKY.

* WITH SURFACE TEMPERATURES NEAR OR BELOW FREEZING...UNTREATED
  ROADWAYS WILL BECOME QUITE SLICK. BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES WILL
  FREEZE BEFORE UNELEVATED ROADS. IN ADDITION...CONDITIONS COULD
  BE QUITE HAZARDOUS COME MORNING RUSH HOUR...AND WHEN CHILDREN
  RETURN TO SCHOOL ON MONDAY.

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 CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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