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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
304 AM CST FRI NOV 14 2014

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-142215-
/O.NEW.KTOP.WW.Y.0009.141115T1000Z-141116T0000Z/
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARYSVILLE...HIAWATHA...CONCORDIA...
CLAY CENTER...MANHATTAN...ABILENE...JUNCTION CITY...TOPEKA...
LAWRENCE...EMPORIA...OTTAWA
304 AM CST FRI NOV 14 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 6 PM CST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 4 AM TO 6 PM CST SATURDAY.

* TIMING...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR BETWEEN 5 AM
  AND NOON SATURDAY. THE SNOWFALL SHOULD BEGIN TO TAPER OFF BY THE
  LATE AFTERNOON.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE FORECAST TO BE
  IN THE 2 TO 4 INCH RANGE WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH DURING THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL...
  SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...ROADS ARE LIKELY TO BECOME SNOW PACKED AND HAZARDOUS.
  THERE MAY BE PERIODS OF LIMITED VISIBILITIES DURING THE HEAVIEST
  SNOWFALL. SHIFTING WINDS SATURDAY EVENING COULD CAUSE SNOW TO
  BLOW BACK OVER ROADS. TRAVELING DURING THE DAY SATURDAY WILL BE
  DIFFICULT.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CONDITIONS CAN DETERIORATE RAPIDLY IN WINTER WEATHER SITUATIONS...SLOW
DOWN AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME WHEN TRAVELING. MOST WINTER WEATHER
RELATED INJURIES AND DEATHS OCCUR FROM TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS.

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