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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
344 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

KSZ012-023-011045-
/O.COR.KTOP.WS.A.0001.160202T0000Z-160203T0600Z/
BROWN-POTTAWATOMIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HIAWATHA...WAMEGO
344 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER
STORM WATCH.

HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER IS NO LONGER EXPECTED TO OCCUR SO THE
WINTER STORM WATCH HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

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KSZ008-009-020-011800-
/O.CON.KTOP.WS.W.0002.160202T0000Z-160203T0600Z/
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-CLOUD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLEVILLE...WASHINGTON...CONCORDIA
344 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING
TO MIDNIGHT CST TUESDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL BEGIN DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON
  HOURS...BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD AND HEAVY AFTER MIDNIGHT THROUGH
  EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY ON TUESDAY
  BEFORE ENDING BY TUESDAY EVENING. THE SNOW WILL MIX WITH RAIN
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* ACCUMULATION...SNOW AMOUNTS OF 5 TO 10 INCHES ARE EXPECTED
  ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. IT SHOULD BE NOTED THAT THE SOUTHEAST
  SIDE OF THE HEAVY SNOW WILL HAVE A VERY SHARP CUTOFF TO ONLY
  MINOR ACCUMULATION...AND THE SOUTHERN EDGE OF THE WARNED AREA
  MAY HAVE LESS SNOW THAN AREAS ONLY SLIGHTLY FARTHER NORTH AND
  WEST.

* WIND...WINDS WILL FREQUENTLY GUST TO 30 TO 40 MPH TONIGHT
  THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL BE FROM THE NORTHEAST THIS
  EVENING...TURNING TO THE NORTHWEST BY LATE TUESDAY.

* VISIBILITY...NEAR ZERO VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY AT TIMES DUE TO
  THE HEAVY BLOWING SNOW.

* MAIN IMPACT...TRAVEL IS PROBABLY GOING TO BE VERY DIFFICULT IF
  NOT IMPOSSIBLE. BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW COULD CLOSE AREA
  ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE FORECAST
THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN EMERGENCY. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT... FOOD...AND WATER IN
YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

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KSZ010-011-021-022-034-011800-
/O.UPG.KTOP.WS.A.0001.160202T0000Z-160203T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KTOP.WW.Y.0005.160202T0000Z-160203T0000Z/
MARSHALL-NEMAHA-CLAY-RILEY-OTTAWA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARYSVILLE...SENECA...CLAY CENTER...
MANHATTAN...MINNEAPOLIS
344 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM CST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM CST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH
IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW EARLY THIS EVENING WILL
  TRANSITION TO ALL SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. HOWEVER THE RAIN AND SNOW
  MIX WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY TUESDAY FOR NEMAHA COUNTY.

* ACCUMULATION...1 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE
  ADVISORY AREA. SOME PARTS OF THE AREA MAY ONLY SEE AMOUNTS LESS
  THAN AN A HALF INCH AS THERE WILL BE A SHARP DROP OFF IN
  SNOWFALL AMOUNTS.

* WIND...WINDS WILL FREQUENTLY GUST 25 TO 35 MPH TONIGHT THROUGH
  TUESDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL BE FROM THE NORTHEAST THIS EVENING...TURNING
  FROM THE NORTHWEST BY LATE TUESDAY.

* VISIBILITY...AREAS THAT RECEIVE MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW CAN
  EXPECT SHARPLY REDUCED VISIBILITY.

* MAIN IMPACT...TRAVEL IS PROBABLY GOING TO BE DIFFICULT IN AREAS
  THAT RECEIVE THE HEAVIER SNOWFALL. BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW
  COULD MAY CAUSE ADDITIONAL TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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