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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
649 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

...BLIZZARD CONDITIONS TO CONTINUE TODAY...

.STRONG GUSTY WINDS WITH PERIODS OF SNOW SHOWERS AND BLOWING
SNOW...WILL CAUSE A SIGNIFICANT REDUCTION IN VISIBILITY. DRIFTING
SNOW WILL CONTINUE AS WELL...WITH ALL OF THESE CONDITIONS MAKING
TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS.

IAZ028-039-048>050-060>062-082100-
/O.CON.KDMX.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-160209T0000Z/
BREMER-BLACK HAWK-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-POLK-JASPER-POWESHIEK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAVERLY...WATERLOO...CEDAR FALLS...
AMES...MARSHALLTOWN...TAMA...TOLEDO...TRAER...DYSART...
GLADBROOK...DES MOINES...NEWTON...GRINNELL
649 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...VISIBILITIES WILL CONTINUE TO DROP DOWN IN
  INTERMITTENT SNOW SHOWERS WITH STRONG GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS THIS
  MORNING. THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WIND AND FALLING SNOW WILL
  CONTINUE TO PRODUCE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
  MPH. VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED TO AROUND ONE HALF MILE AT
  TIMES...AND SPOTTY AREAS DOWN TO NEAR ZERO ESPECIALLY IN RURAL
  OPEN AREAS.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT TODAY DUE TO ICY SNOW COVERED
  ROADS FROM BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND LOWERED VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING 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 ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
322 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

IAZ028-039-048>050-057>062-070>072-081>083-092>094-091200-
BREMER-BLACK HAWK-STORY-MARSHALL-TAMA-AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-POLK-
JASPER-POWESHIEK-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-ADAMS-UNION-CLARKE-TAYLOR-
RINGGOLD-DECATUR-
322 AM CST MON FEB 8 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL IOWA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE AREA THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON. PLEASE REFER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WEBSITE
AT WEATHER.GOV/DESMOINES FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER REPORTS OF SNOW AND VISIBILITIES WOULD BE APPRECIATED
TODAY.

$$

LEE




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