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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
315 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...SIGNIFICANT SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS STILL EXPECTED THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

.SUB FREEZING AIR IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT COMBINED WITH ABUNDANT
MOISTURE WILL PRODUCE SIGNIFICANT SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS
RAIN ACROSS THE REGION.

ILZ075>078-080>094-INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ001>022-MOZ076-086-087-
100-107>112-114-050515-
/O.COR.KPAH.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150305T1200Z/
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-CALLOWAY-CRITTENDEN-LYON-TRIGG-CALDWELL-
UNION KY-WEBSTER-HOPKINS-CHRISTIAN-HENDERSON-DAVIESS-MCLEAN-
MUHLENBERG-TODD-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...
MURRAY...MARION...EDDYVILLE...CADIZ...PRINCETON...MORGANFIELD...
DIXON...MADISONVILLE...HOPKINSVILLE...HENDERSON...OWENSBORO...
CALHOUN...GREENVILLE...ELKTON...PERRYVILLE...MARBLE HILL...
CAPE GIRARDEAU...PIEDMONT...VAN BUREN...DONIPHAN...POPLAR BLUFF...
BLOOMFIELD...SIKESTON...CHARLESTON...NEW MADRID
315 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
THURSDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST THURSDAY.

* TIMING: RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO CHANGE OVER TO SLEET AND SNOW FROM
  NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST THROUGHOUT THE REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON
  INTO THE EVENING HOURS. BRIEF PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN ARE
  POSSIBLE BEFORE CHANGING TO SLEET. BY EARLY EVENING IT SHOULD BE
  ALL SNOW NORTH OF A LINE FROM MAYFIELD TO CALHOUN KENTUCKY, WITH
  SLEET TO THE SOUTH. THE SLEET WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW OVER THE
  REMAINDER OF THE AREA BY MID EVENING. SNOW MAY BE HEAVY AT
  TIMES.

* MAIN IMPACT: BY EARLY THURSDAY MORNING...SNOWFALL TOTALS ARE
  EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM FOUR TO SIX INCHES GENERALLY NORTH AND
  WEST OF A LINE FROM MOUNT CARMEL ILLINOIS TO PERRYVILLE
  MISSOURI. SOUTH AND EAST OF THAT LINE...FIVE TO EIGHT INCHES IS
  FORECAST WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE OVER THE
  PENNYRILE REGION OF WESTERN KENTUCKY.

* OTHER IMPACTS: THIS QUANTITY OF SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION
  WILL PRODUCE TREACHEROUS CONDITIONS AND CAUSE SIGNIFICANT
  TRAVEL ISSUES ACROSS THE REGION. ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES WILL
  ALSO BE POSSIBLE. STAY TUNED FOR UPDATES AND POSSIBLE
  ADJUSTMENTS TO SNOWFALL TOTALS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW AND
SLEET ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. GUSTY WINDS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.
THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

JP


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