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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1013 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-020415-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
1013 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL...NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

SNOW IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS FOR AREAS
NEAR AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE 70. LIGHT RAIN OR SNOW WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS EAST CENTRAL KANSAS THIS EVENING THEN TRANSITION TO ALL
SNOW DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS RANGE FROM AROUND AN INCH FOR AREAS SOUTH OF
INTERSTATE 70. ONE TO FIVE INCHES OF SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED NEAR
THE KANSAS AND NEBRASKA BORDER AND SOUTHEAST INTO PARTS OF POTTAWATOMIE
AND JACKSON COUNTIES. FOR AREAS NORTH OF INTERSTATE 70 WITH THE HIGHER
AMOUNTS NEAR THE NEBRASKA BORDER.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

AN ADDITIONAL INCH OF SNOW IS EXPECTED SUNDAY FOR AREAS NORTH OF
INTERSTATE 70...WITH AN INCH OR LESS TO THE SOUTH OF INTERSTATE
70. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY
EVENING FOR PARTS OF NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS. A STRONG COLD
FRONT WILL INCREASE NORTHWEST WINDS BETWEEN 20 AND 25 MPH WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THIS
MAY CAUSE SLICK ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES DUE TO THE BLOWING
AND DRIFTING SNOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT THE TYPE OF WINTER
PRECIPITATION FALLING AND ANY ACCUMULATIONS TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE IN TOPEKA.

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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
938 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015


KSZ008>012-011200-
/O.CON.KTOP.WW.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-150202T0000Z/
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARYSVILLE...HIAWATHA
938 PM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST
SUNDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST
SUNDAY.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH THE
  OVERNIGHT HOURS THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO LINGER
  THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE EXITING EASTWARD.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOWFALL WITH
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASE AFTER 3 AM BETWEEN 15 AND 25
  MPH SUSTAINED. HIGHER GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THIS MAY RESULT IN PERIODS OF BLOWING OR
  DRIFTING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...THE SNOWFALL AND GUSTY WINDS MAY CAUSE SLICK ROADS
  AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES ON ROADWAYS THIS EVENING.
  TEMPERATURES WILL QUICKLY FALL SUNDAY MORNING ALLOWING WET
  EXPOSED SURFACES TO FREEZE QUICKLY AND BECOME SLICK AND
  HAZARDOUS.

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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