Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
852 AM CST WED JAN 21 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY THROUGH MID MORNING...

.AREAS OF DENSE FOG CONTINUE TO IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN
KANSAS AND SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI THIS MORNING...GENERALLY ALONG
AND AND SOUTHWEST OF A GIRARD KANSAS TO SPRINGFIELD TO BRANSON
MISSOURI LINE. VISIBILITIES WILL VARY GREATLY OVER SHORT
DISTANCES THIS MORNING.

TEMPERATURES ARE ALSO IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 30S. L0CATIONS THAT
DROP TO AND BELOW FREEZING COULD SEE A LIGHT GLAZE OF ICE DUE TO
FREEZING FOG. THIS COULD CAUSE SOME SLICK SPOTS THIS MORNING
MAINLY ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.

THE FOG WILL LIFT BY LATE THIS MORNING.

KSZ097-101-MOZ077>080-088>091-093>095-101>104-211600-
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CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-
WEBSTER-NEWTON-LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-TANEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PITTSBURG...BAXTER SPRINGS...COLUMBUS...
LAMAR...EL DORADO SPRINGS...STOCKTON...BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...
JOPLIN...CARTHAGE...GREENFIELD...SPRINGFIELD...MARSHFIELD...
ROGERSVILLE...NEOSHO...AURORA...MOUNT VERNON...NIXA...OZARK...
ANDERSON...PINEVILLE...MONETT...CASSVILLE...KIMBERLING CITY...
GALENA...BRANSON...FORSYTH
852 AM CST WED JAN 21 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...AREAS OF DENSE FOG AND PATCHY FREEZING FOG
  WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN KANSAS AND SOUTHWESTERN
  MISSOURI THROUGH MID MORNING. VISIBILITY WILL VARY GREATLY OVER
  SHORT DISTANCE WITH VISIBILITIES LESS THAT A QUARTER MILE IN
  SPOTS.

  WITH TEMPERATURES AT OR BELOW FREEZING AT SOME LOCATIONS...A
  LIGHT GLAZE OF ICE COULD DEVELOP ON SOME ROAD SURFACES
  ESPECIALLY ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.

* TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI INTO EXTREME
  SOUTHEAST KANSAS...ROUGHLY ALONG AND SOUTHWEST OF A GIRARD
  KANSAS TO BOLIVAR TO BRANSON MISSOURI LINE THROUGH 10 AM.

* VISIBILITY...BELOW A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES THIS MORNING...AND
  WILL VARY GREATLY OVER SHORT DISTANCES.

* IMPACTS...VARYING VISIBILITY WILL CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS THIS MORNING. TEMPERATURES AROUND FREEZING WILL ALSO
  RESULT IN PATCHY FREEZING FOG. SLICK SPOTS COULD DEVELOP ON AREA
  ROADS...AND MAINLY ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES THROUGH THE MORNING
  COMMUTE.

  THOSE TRAVELING SHOULD BE ALERT FOR SUDDEN CHANGES IN VISIBILITY
  AND POSSIBLE SLICK SPOTS INCLUDING ALONG STRETCHES OF
  INTERSTATES 44 AND 49 ALONG WITH STATE HIGHWAYS 60...65 AND 13.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE FOG ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES WILL FREQUENTLY BE
REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE. IF DRIVING...SLOW DOWN...
USE YOUR HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE AHEAD OF YOU.

&&

$$

SCHAUMANN





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