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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
626 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007-
009-015>018-024>026-034-035-MOZ009-010-020030-
BUCHANAN-DELAWARE-DUBUQUE-BENTON-LINN-JONES-JACKSON-IOWA-JOHNSON-
CEDAR-CLINTON-MUSCATINE-SCOTT-KEOKUK-WASHINGTON-LOUISA-JEFFERSON-
HENRY IA-DES MOINES-VAN BUREN-LEE-JO DAVIESS-STEPHENSON-CARROLL-
WHITESIDE-ROCK ISLAND-HENRY IL-BUREAU-PUTNAM-MERCER-HENDERSON-
WARREN-HANCOCK-MCDONOUGH-SCOTLAND-CLARK-
626 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
ILLINOIS...NORTHWEST ILLINOIS...WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...EAST
CENTRAL IOWA...NORTHEAST IOWA...SOUTHEAST IOWA AND NORTHEAST
MISSOURI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A WINTER STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA
FOR THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY NIGHT. A MIX OF RAIN AND
DRIZZLE OVER THE AREA IS EXPECTED TO CHANGE TO ALL SNOW FROM NORTH
TO SOUTH BY MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES
OVERNIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

PLEASE SEE THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE FOR UPDATES AND MORE
COMPLETE INFORMATION ON THIS WINTER STORM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SUNDAY...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY WITH HEAVY SNOWFALL
RATES POSSIBLE IN THE MORNING. STRONG NORTHEAST TO NORTH WINDS
WILL DEVELOP BY AFTERNOON...CREATING WIDESPREAD BLOWING AND
DRIFTING SNOW. SNOWFALL TOTALS BY SUNDAY NIGHT ARE EXPECTED TO
RANGE FROM 6 TO 11 INCHES...WITH THE LIGHTEST AMOUNTS IN THE FAR
SOUTH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED...ALTHOUGH REPORTS OF
SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OVER 1 INCH WOULD BE APPRECIATED.

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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
835 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM TO BRING HEAVY SNOWFALL TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.A DEVELOPING WINTER STORM SPREADING SNOW ACROSS THE AREA THIS
EVENING WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE REGION WITH HEAVY SNOWFALL
EXPECTED THROUGH SUNDAY. THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO END SUNDAY
EVENING WITH TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF FROM 6 TO 11 INCHES LIKELY
OVER EASTERN IOWA...NORTHWEST AND WESTERN ILLINOIS AND FAR
NORTHEAST MISSOURI. STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS WILL DEVELOP
SUNDAY...CAUSING CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF THE FRESH
SNOWFALL.

IAZ089-099-ILZ025-026-034-035-MOZ010-011045-
/O.CON.KDVN.WS.W.0002.150201T0300Z-150202T0300Z/
DES MOINES-LEE-HENDERSON-WARREN-HANCOCK-MCDONOUGH-CLARK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURLINGTON...FORT MADISON...OQUAWKA...
MONMOUTH...CARTHAGE...MACOMB...KAHOKA
835 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST SUNDAY...

* TIMING...LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 9 INCHES. HIGHEST AMOUNTS NEAR THE
  HIGHWAY 34 CORRIDOR. RAIN...OR MIXED RAIN AND SNOW...WILL CHANGE
  OVER TO ALL SNOW BY MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

* WINDS...LIGHT SOUTHEAST WINDS BECOMING EAST OVERNIGHT. NORTHEAST
  WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH SUNDAY...RESULTING IN
  CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* VISIBILITIES...BELOW 1/2 MILE IN HEAVIER SNOWFALL AND BLOWING
  SNOW.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK AND HAZARDOUS. ON SUNDAY...
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL CREATE AREAS OF LOW VISIBILITY
  AND MAY MAKE IT DIFFICULT FOR ROAD CREWS TO KEEP ROADS CLEAR...ESPECIALLY
  IN RURAL AND OPEN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR ARE OCCURRING. 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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