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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
942 AM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

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WASHINGTON-CLOUD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WASHINGTON...CONCORDIA
942 AM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...
...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT.
THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO THE
  EVENING HOURS.

* ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE
  GENERALLY LESS THAN TWO INCHES.

* WIND...WINDS WILL GUST UP TO 35 MPH THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* VISIBILITY...SNOW COMBINED WITH WINDS MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES
  TO LESS THAN A MILE AT TIMES.

* MAIN IMPACT...WINDS COMBINED WITH SNOW WILL MAKE ROADS SLICK
  QUICKLY AS THE SNOW FALLS.

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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MARSHALL-NEMAHA-CLAY-RILEY-OTTAWA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARYSVILLE...SENECA...CLAY CENTER...
MANHATTAN...MINNEAPOLIS
942 AM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY.

THE HEAVIER SNOW BAND HAS SHIFTED NORTHWARD INTO FAR NORTH CENTRAL
KANSAS AND NEBRASKA...THEREFORE THE ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED
FOR LOCATIONS SOUTH AND EAST OF CLOUD AND WASHINGTON COUNTIES.

LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AS WELL AS BRISK NORTHWESTERLY WINDS ARE
STILL EXPECTED LATER THIS AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EVENING HOURS AS
THE STORM LIFTS NORTHEAST. LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS ARE STILL POSSIBLE
THIS EVENING.

$$

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REPUBLIC-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BELLEVILLE
942 AM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY
  TODAY...COMING TO AN END BY EARLY EVENING.

* ACCUMULATION...SNOW AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE WIDELY ACROSS
  THE WARNED AREA WITH THE HEAVIER SNOW MOST LIKELY NORTH AND WEST
  OF BELLEVILLE. NORTH OF THIS LINE...TOTAL SNOW OF 3 TO 6 INCHES
  ARE POSSIBLE.

* WIND...WINDS WILL GUST UP TO 35 MPH TODAY. WINDS WILL BE TURNING
  TO THE NORTHWEST BY LATE TODAY.

* VISIBILITY...WHERE HEAVY SNOW FALLS...VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED
  TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES.

* MAIN IMPACT...EXPECT TRAVEL TO BE DIFFICULT WHERE SNOW IS
  HEAVIEST. ANY BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW WOULD REDUCE
  VISIBILITIES.

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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